(Reporters Today, Bhubaneswar): The East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to install National Flags atop 100 feet tall poles at 26 stations at different district headquarters this year.
These stations are located at district headquarters and in places of historical importance. The move is aimed to ‘instill patriotism in the passengers’.
The decision to install monumental flags at 26 railway stations in district headquarters, were taken as per the directions of the Railway Ministry to instill nationalism and patriotism in the passengers, ECoR said in a statement here on Thursday.
The respective station administration and the RPF post will look after the safety, security, and maintenance of the flags, the statement added.