Postcards of Pakistan -1990.

Postcards of Pakistan -1990.

Pakistan Post issued a 75 Paise Postcard on 14 Aug 1990. It marked the Independence Day and Golden Jubilee Year of Pakistan Postcard.

PAKISTAN POST CARD 1990
PAKISTAN POSTCARD 1990
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Insufficiently paid for Air Service – Sri Lanka Aerogramme 1966.

Insufficiently paid for Air Service – Sri Lanka Aerogramme 1966.

Ceylon Issued a 30 Cents Aerogramme with the coat of arms design in 1966 when airmail rates from Ceylon were 30 Cents. This aerogramme was used in 1968 when the aerogrammes rates were revised to 50 cents and it was marked as “Insufficiently paid for Air Service” by Postal authorities and posted /delivered through land/sea route.

SRI LANKA AEROGRAMME INSUFF PAID
SRI LANKA AEROGRAMME 1966 -INSUFFICIENTLY PAID FOR AIR SERVICE

 

Sri Lanka Postcards -Birds -2000

Sri Lanka Postcards -Birds -2000

Sri Lanka issued a beautiful Postcard in 2000 of rupees two featuring a Bird. It was a Millenium issue (2000) and interesting to note that the initial cost of Rs 5.00 was overprinted as Rs 2.

 

SRI LANKA PC 2000 BIRD
SRI LANKA PC 2000 BIRD

Postcards of Nepal 1978 – Conquest of Mt Everest.

Postcards of Nepal 1978 – Conquest of Mt Everest.

Nepal issued a 20 Paise Postcard on 29 May 1978 to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of Conquest of Mount Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.

NEPAL PC SJ MT EVEREST 78
NEPAL POSTCARD 1978 – SILVER JUBILEE CONQUEST OF MT EVEREST.

Aerogrammes Bangladesh 1972 – Pakistan Aerogramme overprinted Bangladesh.

Aerogrammes Bangladesh 1972 – Pakistan Aerogramme overprinted Bangladesh.

Bangladesh gained Independence from Pakistan in 1971 and one of the First Aerogrammes to be used by Bangladesh was a 30 Paisa Pakistan Aerogramme overprinted Bangladesh in English and Bengali. It has a Philatelic Bureau Dacca postmark of 23 Feb 1972. The stamp design of aerogramme features an aircraft.

BANGLADESH AERO PAK OVPT 72
BANGLADESH AEROGRAMME 1972 – PAKISTAN OVPT BANGLADESH
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BANGLADESH AEROGRAMME 1972 – PAKISTAN OVPT BANGLADESH

National Philatelic Week 93 – Envelopes of Bangladesh

National Philatelic Week 93 – Envelopes of Bangladesh.

Bangladesh issued a Two Taka envelope on 10 Oct 1993. It carried the logo of National Philatelic Week 93 organised by BNPA (Bangladesh National Philatelic Association). The stamp features the National Monument of Bangladesh (Jatiyo Smriti Shoudho) located at Savar and opened in 1982.

BANGLADESH ENV PHIL WEEK 93
BANGLADESH ENVELOPE 1993 -NATIONAL PHILATELIC WEEK 93

 

Bangladesh Reply Postcards – Sheikh Mujibur Rahman -1972.

Bangladesh Reply Postcards – Sheikh Mujibur Rahman -1972.

Bangladesh issued a 10p reply Postcard featuring Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920-1975). He is known as Father of Nation of Bangladesh. He was First President and Prime Minister of Bangladesh. These Postcards were printed in Indian Security Press Nashik (then Nasik) and issued on 18 April 1972. This was the second Postcard of Bangladesh.

BANGLADESH PC MUJIBUR
BANGLADESH REPLY POSTCARDS 1972-SHEIKH MUJIBUR RAHMAN.
BANGLADESH REPLY PC MUJIBUR
BANGLADESH REPLY POSTCARDS 1972-SHEIKH MUJIBUR RAHMAN.