Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1950
2. Deduction. –
In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, -
(a) “Emblem” means any emblem, seal, flag, insignia, coat-of-arms or pictorial representation specified in the Schedule;
(b) “Competent authority” means any authority competent under any law for the time being in force to register any- company, firm or other body of persons or any trademark or design or to grant a patent;
(c) “Name” includes any abbreviation of a name.