Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1988 Seoul Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1988 Seoul Olympics.

Bangladesh gained Independence in 1971 and Bangladesh Olympic Committee (BOA) was formed in 1979. Bangladesh athletes first took part in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. Bangladesh has never participated in the Winter Olympics.

Olympic Stamps- Bangladesh has issued 34 stamps on Summer Olympics from 1976 to 2016. Bangladesh Post Office brought out a booklet cum presentation pack containing all stamps it has issued from 1976 to 2008 Summer Olympics.

The same is being listed for the Olympic Collectors.

The 1988 Summer Olympics or XXIV Olympics were held in Seoul South Korea from 17 Sep to 02 Oct 1988.  A total of 8,391 athletes fro6 140 Nations participated in 23 Sports, 31 Disciplines and 237 events. President Roh Tae Woo of  South Korea inaugurated the Games. The Soviet Union (USSR)  topped the medals tally with 55 Gold Medals.

Bangladesh Post issued a strip of five stamps on 29 Sep 1988 on Seoul Summer Olympics.

BANGLADESH 1988 OLYMPICS 1
BANGLADESH 1988 – SEOUL SUMMER OLYMPICS 1988

Basketball         Weightlifting       Women’s Tennis      Shooting               Boxing

BANGLADESH 1988 OLYMPICS 2
BANGLADESH 1988- SEOUL SUMMER OLYMPICS 1988.