After all, why the 'BJP flag' was placed on top of the tricolor on the body of Kalyan Singh!
The body of Kalyan Singh was kept for the last glimpse at his residence in Lucknow, his body was covered with tricolor. After some time the BJP flag was also placed on his feet, after which everyone started criticizing him that he has insulted the national flag by placing the BJP flag on the national flag.
Youth Congress attacked BJP in this matter and said, 'India will not tolerate insult to the national flag'. BV Srinivas, the national president of the youth wing of the Congress, asked, 'Is it okay to put the party's flag on the national flag in the new India?' Samajwadi Party spokesperson Ghanshyam Tiwari said, 'Party above the country, the flag above the tricolor. BJP has no remorse, no remorse, no sorrow for this.
Why BJP flag on Kalyan Singh's body?
The BJP flag was placed on the body of Kalyan Singh because once he himself expressed his desire for it. He had said, 'The values of the Sangh and the Bharatiya Janata Party are in my blood. So it is my wish that when my life comes to an end, my body should be wrapped in the national flag of the BJP.
What are the rules?
According to Section 2.2 (viii) of the Flag Code of India, 'No other flag shall be placed alongside or above the National Flag. This insults the national flag.