First Day Cover 2019- Financial Inclusion – India

First Day Cover 2019- Financial Inclusion – India

Provision of access to financial services to low-income households and small businesses has been a long-standing goal of Government Of India. The setting up of India Post Payments Bank will translate into more than three lakh Postmen and Gramin Dak Sewaks providing assisted banking at doorsteps in rural, urban and remote areas. IPPB is a seminal part of an objective to promote financial inclusion of the weakest and least accessed segments of the country.

India Post issued a Rupees Five denomination stamp on 30 Jan 2019. The stamps have been printed by Wet offset process at Security Printing Press Hyderabad. The Print quantity is 5.0 Lakhs (500,000). A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC INCLUSION JAN 2019
INDIA FDC JAN 2019 – FINANCIAL INCLUSION
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Revenue Stamps of Bhutan – 1954 -2018

Revenue Stamps of Bhutan – 1954 -2018

Revenue stamps have been issued by Bhutan in 1954, 1966/67 and 1996.

1954 – Four Revenue stamps in Tibetan Currency – 1 Trangka Blue, 2 Trangka Red, 4 Trangka, Green and 8 Trangka, Orange. These stamps were also made valid for Postage as on 01 Jan 1955/28 Sep 1955 until the introduction of postage stamps in 1962, but appear to have been used till 1964 /1988. A 1 Trangka stamp surcharged with Indian currency 10np is talked about but it seems to be a fake.

1966/67 – Two revenue stamps in Bhutan Currency 10 Chetrum (red colour), 25 Chetrum (Jade Colour). In 1967 another three revenue stamps in 20 Chetrum, 1 Nu & 5 Nu. All of them were printed at Indian Security Press Nashik(then Nasik). In the early 1970s, the 10 Ch stamp was surcharged officially in Purple to 15 Ch.

1996 – on 12 Jan 1996, The Ministry of Finance issued the following stamps

Revenue stamp – 1 Nu -Red Colour.

Three Non-Judicial Stamps – 10 Nu Brown, 100 Nu Purple, 500 Nu Pink.

Four Judicial Stamps – 5 Nu Green, 20 Nu Blue,50 Nu Orange, 100 Nu Yellow.

Post 1996 – Two Revenue/Judicial/Non- Judicial stamps are being listed which have been Printed by Cartor Security Printing France possibly post 1996. 10 Nu in Green and 5 Nu in Red. Any other details are welcome from anybody.

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BHUTAN 10 NU REVENUE
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BHUTAN 5 NU REVENUE -CARTOR SECURITY PRINTING

 

 

 

Commemorative Coins of India -2018

Commemorative Coins of India -2018

Indian Mints have issued Five Commemorative Coins in 2018.

18 Mar 2018 – Nabakalebara – Coins of Rs 100 and Rs 10 – Mumbai.

29 Jun 2018 – P C Mahalanobis – Coins of  Rs 125 and Rs 5 – Kolkata

24 Dec 2018 – Atal Bihari Vajpayee – Coins of Rs 100 – Mumbai.

24 Dec 2018 – Paika Rebellion -Coins of Rs 200 -Mumbai

30 Dec 2018 – 75 Years of Tricolour in Andamans – Coin of Rs 75.

10th Anniversary of National Insurance -Israel 1964.

10th Anniversary of National Insurance -Israel 1964.

Israel Issued a set of Four stamps on 10th Anniversary of National Insurance and the activities of National Insurance Institute. The theme featured on stamps are

0.12 Lira – Old-Age and Survivors Insurance.

0.25 Lira – Maternity

0.37 Lira – Large Family.

0.50 Lira – Workers Compensation.

A FDC with four stamps and tabs is listed.

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ISRAEL FDC 1964 – INSURANCE

Stamps on International Customs Day – Bangladesh 2016

Stamps on International Customs Day – Bangladesh 2016

International Customs Day is observed on26 Jan every Year. Bangladesh issued a stamp on International Customs Day on 25 Jan 2016.

BANGLADESH CUSTOMS DAY
STAMPS OF BANGLADESH INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMS DAY 2016

First Day Cover – Bangladesh Audit Day 2012

First Day Cover – Bangladesh Audit Day 2012

Bangladesh issued a stamp on 07 Feb 2013 to mark Audit Day.

FDC BANGLADESH AUDIT DAY
FDC BANGLADESH AUDIT DAY 2013

Stamps on Coins-Coins of The Independent Sultans of Bengal -Bangladesh 2011

Coins of The Independent Sultans of Bengal -Stamps on Coins -Bangladesh 2011

Bangladesh issued a Souvenir sheet on 21 July 2011 featuring Coins of the Independent Sultans of Bengal. All stamps are in denomination of 10 Takas.

Silver Tanka from reign of Fakir Al-Din Mubarak (East Bengal) -1334 -1349.The only mint name on coin is Sunargaon.

Silver Tanka from the reign of Shams Al -Din Ilyas (1342-1357) – The silver coins of Firuzabad are very common.The coins were struck in mints at Firuzabad , Satgaon, Sunargaon , and a new mint Shahr-Nau (New City).

Silver Tankas from the reign of Ghiyath Al-Din A’zam (1389-1410)- The silver coins were struck at Jamnatabad,Mu’azzamabad and Satgaon. A rare issue from Arsah Stagaon is said to exist.

Silver tankas from the reign of Jalal Al -Din Muhammad (1415-1432).

A FDC with Miniature sheet is listed.

FDC BANGLADESH COINS OF BENGAL
FDC -STAMPS ON COINS OF INDEPENDENT SULTANS OF BENGAL 2011