Karnataka arranges a panel to design its own state flag

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday said that the BJP and the JD were quoting non-existent clauses of the Constitution

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday said that the BJP and the JD were quoting non-existent clauses of the Constitution

It is interesting to note that this move by the Congress has come just before the 2018 assembly elections. The committee will submit its report on giving the state flag identity a legal sanctity. The then BJP government in 2012 had opposed the demands of declaring the red-and-yellow flag as official state flag. The BJP is not in favour of having a separate flag for the state. "Besides, this could lead to narrow-minded regional feelings".

Attacking the Siddaramaiah-led government, Raut said, "If, they have taken this decision based on the situation of Jammu and Kashmir then next, they would demand a separate nation".

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Speaking to media, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said: "It has nothing to do with elections".

The panel, to be headed by Principal Secretary of the Department of Kannada and Culture, was formed after journalist-writer and president of Karnataka Vidyavardhaka Sangha, Dharward, Patil Puttappa, and social worker Bheemappa Gundappa Gadada made representations to the government over the matter. The other members are the presidents of Kannada Sahitya Parishat and Kannada Development Authority, the Hampi University vice-chancellor and the director of the Kannada and culture department.

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The panel has been tasked to look into the legal aspects of a state flag. The Centre is also said to be toying with the idea of granting a separate flag to Nagaland under a treaty likely to be signed with the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (I-M). "Going by the Constitution, there may not be a problem".

However, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has denied the allegation, saying he had enquired whether there was any Constitutional provision that prohibited a state from having its own flag.

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Kumar said a code for this flag similar to the National Code will require to be passed as a law.

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