NIDF, Chandigarh University Attempts Guinness World Record

8650 students will form world's largest human image of a Waving National Flag in Sector-16 cricket stadium on August 13

In order to mark the 75th Independence Day, Chandigarh University and the NID Foundation will be attempting a Guinness World Record by forming the largest human formation of a waving national flag.

More than 8650 students from Chandigarh University and other schools and colleges of the UT will gather at the Sector-16 Cricket Stadium for this historic attempt, two days before Independence Day, on August 13. Shri Banwarilal Purohit, UT Administrator and Smt. Meenakshi Lekhi, Minister of State for External Affairs, and Culture, will be the Chief Guest and Guest of Honour, respectively.

Sharing details about the event, S. Satnam Singh Sandhu, Chief Patron, NID Foundation, and Chancellor, Chandigarh University said that more than 10 thousand people will gather at the heart of Chandigarh to celebrate the 75th Independence Day.

Apart from this, a massive digital campaign will be launched where the volunteers of NID Foundation will reach out to 1 lakh citizens of Chandigarh to motivate them to participate in the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign. Apart from this, patriotic messages will also be sent to 50000 youth of Chandigarh to give impetus to this campaign, Sandhu informed.

(Source: PTI)

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