First Day Cover on 250th Session Rajya Sabha Nov 2019 – India
India issued a stamp on the 250th Session of Rajya Sabha, the Upper House of Indian Parliament. It was issued on 26 Nov 2019. A First Day Cover is listed. It is a round stamp of Rupees Five denomination, printed at Hyderabad and 617,000 stamps were printed.
Department of Posts India and UNICEF joined hands to hold a stamp design contest on Childs Rights. The winning entries were chosen for this year’s theme of Children’s Day Postage Stamps – Child Rights.
India issued a miniature sheet with two stamps of Rs 15 each on the theme Children’s Day. It was issued on 14 Nov 2019. It also marked the 30th Anniversary of the United Nations Convention on Rights of the Child(CRC) and 70 Years of UNICEF Presence in India.
Stamps Printed -500,000 each Miniature Sheets -110,000. Printed at SPP Hyderabad. A FDC is listed.
Bhutan issued a set of 10 Stamps on Local flora on 01 Jan 1994. A strip containing 10 stamps is listed.
5 Nu – Aquilegia nivalis – Also known as Snow Columbine with deep purple flowers. Found in Himachal Pradesh and Kashmir in India.
6 Nu – Geranium Wallichianum – Himalayan /Flower of India with rose pink or red-purple flowers
7 Nu – Rhododendron Campanulatum – Bell Rhododendron is wild species of Rhododendron found in Himalayan Alpine regions of Northern India, Nepal and Bhutan. Beautiful bell-shaped flowers are pale-mauve or rosy-purple.
9 Nu – Viola Suavis -Also known as Russian Violet.
10 Nu – Cynanthus Lobatus – Trailing Bellflower with bright-blue purple flowers and sepal tube. Himalayan Flower found in Himachal Pradesh India and China.
Siachen Glacier is located in Eastern Karakoram ranges in the Himalayas at an elevation of 5,753 metres. It is the longest glacier in the Karakoram and second-longest Glacier in non-polar areas. Siachen in Balti language means Land with an abundance of roses.
India issued a Rupees Five Commemorative stamp on Siachen Glacier 25 Oct 2019.