Special Cover India April 2018 – Canteen Stores Department 70 Years
A Special cover was issued at Mumbai on 07 April 2018 to commemorate 70 Years of Canteen Stores Department. It was started on 01 Apr 1948 for provisioning of Consumer goods to Armed Forces Personnel,Veterans and their families through Pan India network of Depots.
Biju Patnaik was born on 05 Mar 2016 in Cuttack Odisha. He Joined Royal India Air Force and Indian National Airways and saw action in WW II , Flew to Kashmir during 1947.He was also a Parliamentarian,Union Cabinet Minister and Chief Minister of Odisha.