On 20th Oct 2023, a grand national flag of size of 20 feet by 30 feet was hoisted at Binnaguri. The flag is flying atop a monumental flagpole measuring 108 feet, which is installed at the main gate of Binnaguri. The installation of flag has been carried out by Indian Army and Flag Foundation of India.
A grand function was organised during the occasion which witnessed overwhelming response from Ex-servicemen, school children, civil dignitaries & local population. The installation of Flag at Binnaguri will motivate and remind locals of their duties towards nation building.
This function also coincided with National Solidarity Day. The formation of Indian Army which captured Bogra, Hilli & Rangpur towns in then East Pakistan during 1971 Indo-Pak War, is also located at Binnaguri. The National Flag has been dedicated to our valiant soldiers who laid their lives defending our nation. This National flag will be a symbol of unity, strength and solidarity for all.
(Source: Trishakti Corps, Indian Army)