Kolkata: Half Mast Flag seen hoisted at State Crime Records Bureau Office In Kolkata on 26th January. This is an Exclusive report. The incident raises several questions. As the Office was closed on republic day, no answers were available from the government office authorities.
According to law, only President can order to hoist a half mast flag in mourning. Hence when no such order has been passed by the president, hence the question rises why was the Indian Flag hoisted half mast? During a Half mast flag , the flag is hoisted full then gently pulled down. On the death of national ministers, flag is hoisted half mast at Delhi. On the death of governor, LT. Governor, Chief Minister the flag is half mast in the state.