National Defence Academy – 64th Anniversary – 16 Jan 2019.
The National Defence Academy of India is a unique Military Academy and it is the First Tri-Service Academy in the World. At this Joint Services Academy of the Indian Armed Forces cadets of the three Services the Army, the Navy and the Air Force train together before their pre-commissioning training at respective Academies.
The Alumni include three Param Vir Chakra recipients and 12 Ashoka Chakra recipients. NDA has produced 30 Service Chiefs till date.
NDA was formally inaugurated on 16 Jan 1955 and it celebrates its 64th Anniversary.
Italy issued a Flood Relief Fund Stamp on 02 Jan 1995 on theme Solidarity. It is a 750 Lira stamp plus 2250 surcharge for Flood Relief Fund and features a Rainbow, Doves, Pigeons and Disasters. It has a print run of 5,000,000.