First Day Covers India 2018 –  Dr M L Vasanthakumari

First Day Covers India 2018 –  Dr M L Vasanthakumari

Dr Madras Lalitangi Vasanthakumari (03 Jul 1928 -31 Oct 1990) was a Carnatic musician and a playback singer for film songs in many Indian Languages. Along with her contemporaries D K Pattamal & M S Subbulakshmi they were known as “Trinity of Carnatic Music”.  She was a recipient of Padma Vibhusan and Sangita Kalanidhi.

A Stamp was issued on 03 Jul 2018 in her memory. A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC 2018 VASANTKUMARI
INDIA FDC 2018 -DR M L VASANTKUMARI

 

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First Day Covers India 2018 – Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna

First Day Covers India 2018 – Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna

Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna was born on 25 April 1919 in Pauri Garhwal (now Uttarakhand). He was an Alumni of Allahabad University. A Politician he was a member of Indian National Congress and 9th ChiefMinister of Uttar Pradesh. He died on 17 Mar 1989.

A Stamp was issued on 25 Apr 2018 in his memory to commemorate Centenary of his birth. A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC 2018 BAHUGUNA
INDIA FDC 2018 – H N BAHUGUNA

First Day Covers India 2018 – National Viral Hepatitis Control Programme

First Day Covers India 2018 – National Viral Hepatitis Control Programme

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 28 Jul 2018 on  National Viral Hepatitis Control Programme.

A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC INDIA 2018  VIRAL HEPATITIS CONTROL
FDC INDIA 2018 NATIONAL VIRAL HEPATITIS CONTROL PROGRAMME

First Day Covers India 2018 – India -South Africa Joint Issue

First Day Covers India 2018 – India -South Africa Joint Issue

India Post issued Miniature sheet and a set of two  postage stamps in the denomination of rupees 25 & five  on 26 Jul 2018 on 20 Years of Strategic Partnership between India & South Africa. The stamps feature Deendayal Upadhyaya (2500) & Oliver Tambo (500p)

A FDC with miniature sheet is listed.

FDC INDIA 2018 INDIA SA JOINT ISSUE
FDC INDIA 2018 INDIA SA JOINT ISSUE

First Day Covers India 2018 – Damodar Hari Chapekar

First Day Covers India 2018 – Damodar Hari Chapekar

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 08 Jul 2018 on  Damodar Hari Chapekar (1870-1898). The Chapekar brothers belonged to Chinchwad near Pune and were revolutionaries who were hanged by Colonial rulers for their role in assassination of the Plague Commissioner of Pune . The People were upset with the oppressive measures taken by Colonial rulers.

A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC INDIA 2018 DAMODAR HARI CHAPEKAR
FDC INDIA 2018 DAMODAR HARI CHAPEKAR

First Day Covers India 2018 – Centenary  Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha,Madras

First Day Covers India 2018 – Centenary  Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha Madras

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 17 Jun 2018 on  .Centenary of  Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha,Madras . It was established in 1918 by Mahatma Gandhi  to propogate  Hindi Language in Southern states A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC IND 2018 DAKSHIN
FDC INDIA 2018 -Centenary  Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha,Madras

First Day Covers India 2018 – C Kesavan

First Day Covers India 2018 – C Kesavan

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 23 May 2018 on C Kesavan (1891-1969) who was Chief Minister of Travancore -Cochin during 1950-52 . A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC IND 2018 KESAVAN
FDC INDIA 2018 C KESAVAN