Special Covers on Police Forces of India – Uttarakhand Police -Colour Presentation -2008.
I am listing some special covers on Police Forces and Para Military Forces of India. A Police War Memorial has been dedicated to the Nation on 21 Oct 2018 in New Delhi to coincide with Police Commemoration Day. A Museum with Philatelic section has been established and some of these covers may have been displayed there also.
Uttarakhand Police was Presented with Colours in a Ceremony held in Dehradun. A Special Cover to mark the Presentation of Colours was released in Dehradun on 04 April 2008.
Three sisters from Travancore made remarkable contribution to Tamil and Indian Cinema and are known as Travancore Sisters. Lalitha (1930-1983),Padmini (1932-2006) and Ragini (1939-1974).They were disciples of noted dancers Guru Gopinath and Uday Shankar. They co starred with Sivaji Ganesan ,M G Ramachandran,N T Rama Rao,Raj Kapoor,Prem Nazir and Rajkumar. Padmini acted with Sivaji Ganesan in 60 Films.
A Special cover was released on Travancore sisters on 01 Oct 2008 -on 80th birthday of Sivaji Ganesan.
A Set of Special Covers was released during MAHAFILMPEX 2008.
17 Mar 2008 – Cover on Landmark films -Scenes from Landmark films Raja Harishchandra,Alam Ara,Pather Panchali and poster of film Jhansi Ki Rani.The stamp used on Cover is on Bimal Roy. Cancellation Film Camera
17 Mar 2008 – Cover on Landmark films -Scenes from Landmark films Raja Harishchandra,Alam Ara,Pather Panchali and poster of film Jhansi Ki Rani.The stamp used on Cover is on Ritwik Ghatak . Cancellation Film Camera.
18 Mar 2008 – Cover on Films produced by Bombay Talkies -Scenes from films Achhut Kanya and Kangan are depicted.Cancellation -Clapping Board.
19 Mar 2008 -Magic of Films.Stamp of Madhubala which was released during Mahafilmex 2008 on 18 Mar 2008.