National Integration Council Logo
National Integration Council logo was designed by iconic designer Benoy Sarkar. An alumni of National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad, Mr. Sarkar who was blessed with teachings from legendary graphic designers like Paul Rand at Yale University while doing his masters. The National Integration Council originated in a conference convened by Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in 1961. The purpose was to find ways to counter problems that were dividing the country including attachment to specific communities, castes, regions and languages. Now it is a body under Ministry of Home.
For more details find Biography and work of Mr. Benoy Sarkar.
Meaning of National Integration Council Logo
The logo is iconic, depicting people joining hands to integrate and assimilate ideas. The efforts aims to propagate a secular, equal and strong socio-economic and political fraternity in India. These values are enhanced visually by the use of the national tri-colour palette of Indian flag.(Source: D’source, IIT Bombay)