GO.171 Telangana State Emblem Adopted, G.O.MS.No.171, Dated: 26-03-2015: Government of Telangana State, General Administration Department, Telangana Emblem- Adoption of State Emblem as the Emblem of Government of Telangana – Orders – Issued.
Reference: 1. From Govt. of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, letter No.13/12/2014- Public dt. 11th August, 2014
In the Gazette of India Notification No. 6 of 2014 dated March 1, 2014, the 29th State of the country viz. Telangana has been formed and the appointed day has been fixed as June 2, 2014 through its Gazette Notification No.560, dt. 4th March, 2014.
Consequent on the formation of Telangana State the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India in terms of Rule 4(2) of the State Emblem of India (Regulation of Use) Rules, 2007 (as amended in 2010) has approved the State Emblem as the Emblem of the Government of Telangana for adoption by the State Government.
Accordingly, the following Notification shall be published in an Extra – ordinary issue of the Telangana State Gazette dated 26th March, 2015. GO.171 Telangana State Emblem Adopted as the Emblem of Telangana Government.
The State Government directs that all offices under State Government shall adopt the approved design of the State Emblem as the Emblem of Government of Telangana.
The description of the State Emblem is as under:
“The State Emblem consists of Kakatiya Toranam, Charminar all in green colour and Ashoka Lions, i.e., Lion Capital in Gold colour with the words ‘Satyameva Jayate’ in Devanagari Script written prominently below the Lion Capital, all suitably harmonized into a green colour circle, with an external gold coloured circle, with the words ‘Government of Telangana’ in green colour in three languages, namely, English, Telugu and Urdu”.
All the Departments of the Secretariat and all the Heads of the Departments of Government of Telangana State are requested to adopt the above Revised State Emblem in all official stationery, invitations in connection with all State and official functions of the Government of Telangana, official seals and for display at all other places where it needs to be displayed like public buildings, flags, etc.
The soft copy of the State Emblem can be downloaded from the State Government official website: www.telangana.gov.in
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