The Border Safety Power unfurled a 131-feet-high tricolour alongside the Indo-Pak border in Jammu district on Republic Day on Tuesday, officers mentioned. The flag measuring 30×20 toes is the tallest within the Jammu area, flying at a 131-feet-high pole, which might be seen even from a distance in Pakistan, the BSF officers mentioned.
On the event of the 72nd Republic Day, Inspector Normal of BSF Jammu frontier N S Jamwal hoisted one of many largest nationwide flags alongside the Worldwide Border (IB) at Octroi border out put up (BoP) within the R S Pura belt with nice fervour and enthusiasm, they mentioned.
The IG BSF earlier than hoisting the tricolour at Octroi unfurled the nationwide flag on the BSF headquarters in Jammu.
The hoisting of the flag at Octroi was potential due to the sponsorship of the Lupin Basis, the J-Ok tourism and the administration, the officers mentioned.
Inauguration of the nationwide flag at BoP Octroi would function an essential landmark for the folks visiting the Jammu border, they mentioned.
A cultural program was organized on the put up on the event. Cultural performances by BSF troops, regional outreach bureau, J-Ok tourism, Harman dance institute, in addition to performances by cultural artists and college kids have been held on the venue, the officers mentioned.
Sub Divisional Justice of the Peace, R S Pura, R L Sharma handed over the land possession deed of the BoP Octroi and mentioned the pending circumstances of land switch of BSF BoPs can even be settled inside a month, they mentioned.