First Day Cover on Colleges – Sanskrit College Kolkata – India 1999.
Sanskrit College in Kolkata was founded on 01 Jan 1824 by Dr H H Wilson. Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar entered as a student in 1829, completed his studies in 1841 and became the First Principal of the College in 1851.
One stamp to mark 175 Years of Sanskrit College was issued on 25 Feb 1999. An FDC is listed.