First Day Cover 2019- Financial Inclusion – India

First Day Cover 2019- Financial Inclusion – India

Provision of access to financial services to low-income households and small businesses has been a long-standing goal of Government Of India. The setting up of India Post Payments Bank will translate into more than three lakh Postmen and Gramin Dak Sewaks providing assisted banking at doorsteps in rural, urban and remote areas. IPPB is a seminal part of an objective to promote financial inclusion of the weakest and least accessed segments of the country.

India Post issued a Rupees Five denomination stamp on 30 Jan 2019. The stamps have been printed by Wet offset process at Security Printing Press Hyderabad. The Print quantity is 5.0 Lakhs (500,000). A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC INCLUSION JAN 2019
INDIA FDC JAN 2019 – FINANCIAL INCLUSION
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Sri Lanka Wonder of Asia – Stamps on World Tourism Day 2011

Sri Lanka Wonder of Asia – Stamps on World Tourism Day 2011

Sri Lanka Post issued a set of 10 stamps on 27 Sep 2011 to mark World Tourism Day. Different themes were featured on each of the stamps capturing the enchanting beauty of this Island nation.

Sri Lankan Rupees Five – Theme Heritage – Ruwanwelisaya Stupa – It is stupa a hemispherical structure containing relics sacred to Buddhists all over the World. It is located in Anuradhapura in Central Sri Lanka.

Sri Lankan Rupees Five – Theme Heritage-Sigiriya Rock Fortress – It is UNESCO WorldHeritage Site. It is ancient rock fortress located near the town of Dambulla in Northern Matale district in the Central Province of Sri Lanka. It consists of Water Gardens, Frescos and archaeological remains. Rocks 200 metres high exist here

Sri Lankan Rupees Five – Theme Festive-Dances of Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan Rupees Five – Theme Festive -Festivities and Diversity.

SRI LANKA TOURISM FDC 1
SRI LANKA TOURISM FDC 2011 -World Tourism Day
SRI LANKA TOURISM BROCHURE
SRI LANKA TOURISM BROCHURE -2011

 

 

Stamps on Birds – Sri Lanka 1987

Stamps on Birds – Sri Lanka 1987

Sri Lanka issued a set of Four stamps on Birds on 18 May 1987 .One miniature sheet was also issued. The Birds featured on stamps are

0.50 Cents – Layard’s Parakeet

1.00 Rupee – Legge’s Flowerpecker and White throated Flowerpecker

5.00 Rupee – White Headed  Starling

10.00 Rupee – Orange Billed Babler.

FDC SL BIRDS 87
FDC Sri Lanka 1987 – Birds – Parakeet, Flowerpecker, Starling & Babbler

Special Cover Centenary Vintage Car Rally Calcutta 1976

Special Cover Centenary Vintage Car Rally Calcutta 1976

A Special Cover released to commemorate  Centenary Vintage Car Rally in Calcutta in 1976.

SPECIAL COVER STATESMAN CAR RALLY
SPECIAL COVER STATESMAN CAR RALLY

Special Cover -17th Vintage and Classic Car Rally 2015 -JAIPUR

Special Cover -17th Vintage and Classic Car Rally 2015 -JAIPUR

The 12th Vintage and Classic Car Rally was held in Jaipur at Hotel Jaimahal Palace on 24 and 25 Jan 2015. A Special cover was released to mark the occasion. The Cover features Vintage Audi Car. A total of 1000 covers were released. The cancellation shows Vintage Cars and Slogan ‘Save our Motor Car Heritage’

SPECIAL COVER VINTAGE CAR RALLY JAIPUR
SPECIAL COVER 17th VINTAGE CAR RALLY JAIPUR 2015

Commemorative Cover 50th Anniversary Rotary Club of Kathmandu-Rotary Philately

Commemorative Cover 50th Anniversary Rotary Club of Kathmandu-Rotary Philately

The First Rotary Club was formed in Nepal in Nov 1958 as Rotary Club of Kathmandu. Rotary Club of Kathmandu was admitted in Rotary International on 13 April 1959.It was the first Rotary Club in Nepal.A commemorative cover was issued on 13 April 2009 to mark 50 Years of Rotary Club of Kathmandu (RI Dist 3292).

FDC NEPAL ROTARY 50 YEARS
COMMEMORATIVE COVER -50 YEARS OF ROTARY CLUB OF KATHMANDU -2009

Open Heart Surgery – Stamps of Bangladesh -2012

Open Heart Surgery – Stamps of Bangladesh -2012

The National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) is a state of art Institute for treatment of Cardiovascular Diseases in Bangladesh . It was established in 1978 at Dhaka. A stamp was issued on  12 Sep 2012 to mark 30 years of open heart surgery in Bangladesh. A FDC with stamp is listed.

FDC BANGLADESH OPEN HEART SURGERY
FDC BANGLADESH OPEN HEART SURGERY-2012