Question of The Day15-08-2020

Which of the following statements is not true with respect to Indian Independence Day?

Answer

Correct Answer : a ) The day is celebrated to mark the adoption of the Indian Constitution.

Explanation :

In the year 2020, India is celebrating its 74th Independence Day. Every year on 15 August, every Indian celebrates the independence day and pays tribute to the leaders who fought bravely against the British rule and gained freedom. The day marks the end of British rule in India.

The Constitution of India was adopted on 26 November 1949 while it came into force on 26 January 1950, the day which is celebrated as Republic Day in India.

The Indian National Flag was designed by Pingali Venkayya and was adopted on 22 July 1947.

On the eve of Independence Day, the Indian Prime Minister hoists the national flag at the Red Fort in Delhi. Kite flying is a tradition that is followed on this day as part of its celebration.

Read the amazing facts and history related to Independence Day.

Attempt Independence Day Quiz.

Hence, (a) is the correct answer.

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