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World's largest human national flag

Around 27,117 volunteers from the Bangladesh Army, educational institutions and the general public stood up with red and green placards to form the national flag in Dhaka's National Parade Ground to mark the country’s Victory Day in Dhaka on 16 December 2013.

The participants stood there for 6 minutes 16 seconds, setting the new world record for the Largest human national flag, according to report. Tens of thousands of Bangladeshi volunteers have formed the world's biggest national flag in a bid to breach Guinness World Records' record. 

The previous record for the largest human national flag consisted of 24,200 participants and was achieved by members of the public attending the Punjab Youth Festival in the National Hockey Stadium, Lahore, Pakistan.