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Jana Gana Mana, India's National Anthem should not be used as a Caller Tune: DOT

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) India has directed mobile service providers and value added software companies not to offer the national anthem as a caller tune.

According to the directive providing 'Jana Gana Mana' the Indian national anthem as caller tune is a a violation of the Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971.

An original rendition of our sacred National Anthem 'Jan Gan Man' by the author, Gurudev Rabindra Nath Tagore, on December 27, 1911.

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