The headquarters office of Jaipur municipal corporation (JMC) has directed to the staff on Tuesday to begin their day with the National Anthem. The order was implemented from today onwards on the occasion of Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s birthday. Now every morning of the employes will starts with the National Anthem and ends with Vande Mataram in Jaipur Municipal Corporation. JMC ordered to keep the spirit of patriotism alive and the National Anthem will be played at 9:50 am and the national song (Vande Mataram) at 5:55 pm. As per the report, every member of the staff has to present at the specified place at the specified time.
Jaipur Mayor Ashok Lahoty said it is good for everyone to play the National Anthem and the National Song to start and end the day with positive energy. Around 278 staff member sang the National Anthem on Tuesday on the birth date of Sardar Patel. The other objectives of this order are to make discipline, time punctuality and good work atmosphere among staff.
In July, the Madras high court made compulsory to sing the National Song (Vande Mataram) in schools and offices of Tamil Nadu. Also, Last week the Supreme Court take a call to modifying its order of mandatory to sing the National Anthem in cinema halls before movies.