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Largest tricolour to be hoisted by Manohar Parrikar in Ranchi

 RANCHI

Ahead of the Republic Day, India will get its largest tricolour, 66 ft in height and 99 ft in width, to be hoisted on a 293 ft tall pole in Ranchi. To be hoisted by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on January 23, the flag will be taller than the Qutub Minar. Parrikar is scheduled to hoist the flag in Ranchi on January 23 in the presence of Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das and other state officials. The event will coincide with the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.