Insulting Indian flag and getting into trouble is no surprise as there are laws made for this. And moreover, our freedom fighters and people who lived during the freedom struggle had sacrificed their lives to own this national flag for our country. Let’s take a look at the celebs who deserve to be punished for this unacceptable act.
1. Sania Mirza
In 2008 a case was filed against Sania Mirza for insulting the tricolor. She was clicked while putting her feet in front of the national flag while watching a tennis match during Hopman Cup in Australia.
2. Mallika Sherawat
In a scene for the movie Dirty Politics and for the posters Mallika Sherawat wore nothing but a tricolor sitting on top of a car. This created controversy and a case was filed against the actress.
3. Shahrukh Khan
When India won the cricket World Cup in 2011 SRK celebrated the victory car ride on the roads of Mumbai, with a tricolor in his hand. However, the tricolor was held upside down and displeased social activists.
4. Amitabh Bachchan
he megastar Amitabh Bachchan got into legal trouble when he wrapped the tricolor around him to celebrate India’s victory in a cricket match.
5. Sachin Tendulkar
The God of cricket also happened to commit this mistake and was booked for insulting the tricolor when cut a tricolored cake for his b’day in 2010.
6. Preity Zinta
Actress Priety Zinta was spotted taking the tricolor for granted and waving a fan with colours of tricolor during ICC World Cup final match between India and Sri Lanka in Mumbai.
7. Abhishek Bachchan
Along with Big B Abhishek Bachchan was also spotted taking it lightly and a case was filed against both. Although this is a common practice, but cannot be allowed according to “The Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act”, 1971 and the “Flag Code of India”, 2002.
8. Mandira Bedi
The popular TV host was in trouble when she wore a saree printed in tricolor with its border touching her feet. The law forbids anyone from wearing a tricolor in a way that goes below the waist.
9. Malini Ramini
Designer Malini Ramani landed in trouble when she donned a sexy Indian flag shimmer dress. This was opposed by some people who noticed her.
10. Gehna Vashisht
A small time actress and model Gehna Vashisht must be severely condemned for this disgusting act and was rightly taught a lesson by people for wearing tricolor as a bikini.
11. Parvathy Omanakuttan
This model from Kerala was crowned Miss India in 2008. She was seen posing for in a Namaste posture to a shutter bug, wearing mini skirt customised in national flag. People called it an insult for the Tiranga and the news was quite controversial.
12. Kim Sharma
Kim Sharma the Bollywood Actress participated in the rally against 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks at Taj hotel. Indian national flag was pinned on her top which was upside down.
13. Tanisha Singh
A South Indian actress posed in this attire for a nude photoshoot which was an insult to both tricolor and ‘Congress Party’. This was one of the worst thing ever related to this topic.
14. Nirmala Devi
Insult to the Indian national flag by spiritual leader and self proclaimed ‘GOD’ Mataji Nirmala Devi. National flag is totally ignored on the floor beside her feet.
How heart breaking were these acts and that too from the people who are idolized by crores of people worldwide. We need to show more respect towards our Tiranga and at least not disrespect it to this core. Comment below.