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The amended flag code with effect from January 26, 2003

New Flag Code with effect from 26th January 2003
(according to Indian constitution)

One can hoist the flag only from sunrise to sunset

The ratio width to length of the flag should be 2:3

Must fly higher than all other flags except that of the UN or other nations

Don't print it on a costume cushion or napkin either

Don't use as a shroud for funerals

Don't drape the flag on vehicles

Don't hoist it upside down ; it must not touch the ground

Don't fly a damaged flag