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National flag to fly at half-mast for Munde

New Delhi: As a mark of respect to Union Minister Gopinath Munde who was killed in a car accident here Tuesday, the national flag will be flown at half-mast in the national capital, capitals of
IANS June 04, 2014 10:36 IST
IANS
New Delhi: As a mark of respect to Union Minister Gopinath Munde who was killed in a car accident here Tuesday, the national flag will be flown at half-mast in the national capital, capitals of states and union territories Tuesday, it was announced.

The Press Information Bureau (PIB) tweeted the national flag will also fly at half-mast on the day of the rural development minister's funeral at the place of funeral.

"As a mark of respect to Gopinath Munde, government has decided that the national flag will be flown at half mast today (Tuesday) in Delhi and capitals of states and UTs (union territories)," said a PIB tweet.