Describe the composition of tricolour flag designed during the Swadeshi Movement in Bengal.
Points to Remember
- nationalist leaders became more aware of icons and symbols.
- unifying people and inspiring them
- A tricolor flag was designed.
- eight lotuses representing eight provinces
- Crescent moon , representing Hindus and Muslims .
We use any 4 points and elaborate on them
Answer to be written in exam
- As the national movement developed, nationalist leaders became more and more aware of such icons and symbols.
- Unifying people and inspiring in them a feeling of nationalism.
- During the Swadeshi movement in Bengal , a tricolor flag (red, green and yellow) was designed.
- It had eight lotuses representing eight provinces of British India .
- A crescent moon on the flag , represented the Hindus and Muslims .