Palace on Wheels we all know, but Post on Wheels we don't! Singapore Post has introduced very recently "Post on Wheels" to cater the postal needs of travellers on Terminal 1 and 3 of Changi International Airport which is available for 18 hours every day.
Exatctly 10 years back, on 04.10.1999, then Chief Minister of Gujarat State Mr. Keshubhai S.Patel released a set of 4 stamps, and a special VIP Folder of WWF-India on Asiatic Lions of Gir Forest, Gujarat ; in a grand function held at Indroda Park, Gandhinagar.
Special VIP Folder of WWF-India
This FDC bears the signature of
CM Mr.Keshubhai S.Patel
and date 04.10.1999
Letter posted on 04.10.1999 with special cancellation
of Lion and Lioness posted from Sasan Gir Post office.
On 140th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a philatelic tribute is paid to him by preparing a collection of First Day Covers of Commemorative and Definitive stamps issued by India-post directly or indirectly involving his picture, name or statue.
Recent trend indicates that majority of collectors show keen interest in stamps of modern era. Popular among them is Se-tenant stamps which were issued in year 1974 for the first time in India. Se-tenant is a french word meaning joined together.On this Blog, complete collection of all Se-tenant stamps in Pairs, Strips and Blocks are shown,fully and partly joined with each other; taken from Stamp Sheet, Sheetlet or Miniature Sheet. From time to time, items on same theme will be depicted, hoping every collector will enjoy it with interest.