"Slip Of Tongue": Civic Body Starts National Anthem, Switches Midway
Thursday, June 13, 2019, 8:25 PM
In a video clip that is being circulated on social media, members at a-municipal-corporation meeting start singing the national-anthem, abruptly stop, then switch to "Vande Mataram", national-song. The incident at Indore Municipal Corporation meet was blamed on a corporator's "a slip of tongue", but there is demand now for action against members of ruling BJP which controls the body for "insult" to the anthem.
Not Just Vande Mataram, National Anthem Will Also be Sung: Kamal Nath
Thursday, January 3, 2019, 4:05 PM
After the Congress-led Madhya Pradesh government stopped the tradition of singing Vande Mataram at the Secretariat, Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath announced not just Vande Mataram, but National Anthem will also be sung. "At 10.45 am on the first working day of every month, police band will play the tunes...during their march from Shaurya Smarak to Vallabh Bhawan," he announced.