In a shocking report from Kerala, the national flag was hoisted upside down as part of the Republic Day celebrations. The flag was hoisted by Minister Ahmed Devarkovil.
The incident took place during the Republic Day celebrations at the Kasargod Municipal Stadium. Neither the minister nor other officials noticed that the flag was hoisted upside down.
After raising the flag upside down, Minister Ahmed Devarkovil along with senior police officers saluted the same. After this, it was when the media pointed out that the flag was hoisted upside down the minister and other officials noticed the fall. The flag was then once again hoisted.
Despite such a big mistake, the minister and other police officials did not realize the mistake. The district police chief was also present at the function.