Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Culture
05 AUG 2022 5:11PM by PIB Delhi
ASI to celebrate ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ by hoisting National Flag at 150 monuments to commemorate 75 years of Independence

To commemorate 75 years of Independence under the patriotic campaign of “Har Ghar Tiranga”, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) will be hoisting the National Flag in 150 monuments/sites across the country. Along with flag hoisting, these monuments will also be lit in tri-colour.

Cleanliness campaign will be launched in 750 monuments across the country and free entry has been announced in all centrally protected monuments across the country  from 5th  August to 15th August . 37 circles of ASI will conduct different programs involving local people in the spirit of Jan Bhagidari which embodies Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. These  events  include Tree Plantations drives, School Samvaads, Lectures, Medical Camps and Children awareness programs.