Stamps on UNO & INTERPOL – Bahrain 1995

Stamps on UNO & INTERPOL – Bahrain 1995

Bahrain issued a stamp on 24 Oct 1995 to mark 50 Years of the UNO. A stamp was also issued by Bahrain on 24th Anniversary of membership of INTERPOL on 25 Sep 1996.

BAHRAIN ORGS
STAMPS OF BAHRAIN ON UNO AND INTERPOL 1995

 

01 Dec -Border Security Force Day – Special Cover.

01 Dec Border Security Force Day – Special Cover 2006.

Border Security Force (BSF) was raised on 01 Dec 1965 in the wake of 1965 War. It a Central Armed Police Force entrusted with guarding India’s land borders during peace and preventing transnational crime. It is the World’s largest Border Guarding Force. It has also been termed as First Line of Defence of Indian territories. its motto is “Duty unto Death”.

It is the only Central Armed Force in India having its own Artillery, Air Wing, Water Wing & Camel Contingents.

Gallantry Awards – One Mahavir Chakra, 13 Vir Chakra, Four Kirti Chakra & 13 Shaurya Chakra.

It Has also been awarded 7 Padma Shri, 1 Dronacharya Award, 17 Arjuna Awards and 2 National Adventure Awards.

Our respectful homage to ALL the Martyrs of BSF who laid down their lives for the Nation.

 

A Special Cover was released at New Delhi on 01 Dec 2006 on BSF Day.

SPECIAL COVER BSF
SPECIAL COVER BSF DAY -2006

Stamps on Motorcycle -Hong Kong China 2006

Stamps on Motorcycle -Hong Kong 2006

Hong Kong issued a stamp on Hong Kong Police Force versatile Traffic Police Motorcycle on 19 Oct 2006.

HONG KONG MC
HONG KONG TRAFFIC POLICE PATROL MOTORCYCLE -2006

Calcutta (Kolkata) Police Force – Special Cover 1982

Calcutta (Kolkata) Police Force – Special Cover 1982

Calcutta (Kolkata) Police Force part of West Bengal Police organised the 26th All India Police Meet at Barrackpore from 19 to 26 Dec 1982. A Special Cover was released on the Occasion. The Cover design shows Prime Minister’s Police Medal.

SPECIAL COVER POLICE DUTY MEET
SPECIAL COVER POLICE DUTY MEET 1982

 

Calcutta (Kolkata) Police Force – Special Cover 1979

Calcutta (Kolkata) Police Force – Special Cover 1979

A Combined Police Parade was held on 10 Mar 1979 at Brigade Parade Ground Calcutta (Kolkata) in which Presentation of Medals was carried out . A Special Cover was issued on this occasion.The design of cover features Police Parade and President’s Police and Fire Services Medal.

SPECIAL COVER CALCUTTA POLICE 1979 - POLICE PARADE
SPECIAL COVER CALCUTTA POLICE 1979 – POLICE PARADE

Mahila Battalion CRPF – Special Cover 2011.

Mahila Battalion CRPF – Special Cover 2011.

The CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) was established as Crown Representative’s Force on 27 Jul 1939 and it became CRPF after enactment of CRPF act on 28 Dec 1949. It is today the largest of India’s Central Armed Police Forces. Besides Internal Security, Law & Order, Counter Insurgency Role, Duty during elections CRPF contingents have now been deployed in UN Missions also.

CRPF Mahila Battalion – The First Mahila (Women’s) CRPF battalion was raised in 1986 at Delhi as 88(Mahila) Battalion CRPF. Besides other roles and deployment the 88 Mahila Battalion was also deployed in Sri Lanka as Part of IPKF (Indian Peace Keeping Force) between 1987-1990. Two other Mahila battalions have been raised subsequently namely 13 (M) Battalion and 213 (M) Battalion. Besides this one team in a RAF (Rapid Action Force) company is composed of Women Personnel. 88 Mahila Battalion has the distinction of being the World’s First Armed Women Paramilitary Battalion.

A Special Cover was released in New Delhi on 08 Mar 2011 (International Women’s Day) to commemorate Silver Jubilee Year (1986-2011) of 88 ( Mahila) Battalion CRPF.

SPECIAL COVER CRPF MAHILA
SPECIAL COVER 88 MAHILA BATTALION CRPF -2011

 

 

Special Covers on Indian Coast Guard 1985 & 2007.

Special Covers on Indian Coast Guard 1985 & 2007.

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) protects India’s maritime interests and enforces maritime laws with jurisdiction over the territorial waters of India including its contiguous zone and exclusive economic zone. It works in close co-operation with Indian Navy, Indian Customs, Fisheries Department, Central and State Police Forces. The Motto of ICG is “WE PROTECT”.

01 Feb every year is celebrated as Coast Guard Day (Interim Coast Guard was established on 01 Feb 1977) and formally it was established by an act of Parliament on 18 Aug 1978.

A Special Cover was released on 01 Feb 1985 to mark Coast Guard day at Mumbai and a Special Cover was released in New Delhi on 01 Feb 2007 to celebrate 30th Anniversary of Coast Guard.

SPECIAL COVER INDIAN COAST GUARD
SPECIAL COVER INDIAN COAST GUARD 1985
SPECIAL COVER INDIAN COAST GUARD 30TH ANNIV
SPECIAL COVER INDIAN COAST GUARD 30TH ANNIVERSARY -2007