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[India] by Zeljko Heimer

From the Indian flag code pages, and as described in Das (1984), specified senior Indian officials are entitled to display the Indian national flag on automobiles in which they are riding. The flag used for this purpose, according to the flag code pages, measures 6 x 9 inches (about 15 x 23 cm). The following officials are entitled to use this flag:

Similar rules exist for use of the Pakistani flag on cars.

As I think I've noted in the past, the alleged abuse of this right has been a political cause clebre from time to time in both countries.

Joe McMillan, 30 January 2003

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