Palakkad: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat unfurled Indian flag on Republic Day in a private school in Palakkad Town. Bhagavath reached the Vyas Vidya vidyapeetam CBSE affiliated Higher Secondary School at 9:30 am and unfurld the flag. His actions could kick up a stir as the state government issued a directive that the flag will be hosted only by heads of Educational Institutes.
The CPI M led ldf government issued a circular on state-run and aided schools 2 days ago insisting that only headmasters or principles of Institutions should unfurl the national flag on the Republic Day.
The RSS defended Bhagwat's decision to host the flag and said it was incorrect to say that he was defiying or disrespecting the Government orders.