This is the logo of the National Integration Council. Designer: Benoy Sarkar. The NIC, founded in 1961, is a body responsible to resolve social issues and discriminations such as caste and religion in India. The logo is iconic and depicts people joining hands to integrate and assimilate ideas. It aims to promote a secular, equal and strong socio-economic and political fraternity in India. The use of the tri-colour palette of the national flag, visually enhances the culture and values.