India Post releases special cover on ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’

Jammu, Oct 31: To mark the occasion of ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’, celebrated on Tuesday across the country to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel popularly known as ‘Loh Purush’, a special cover was released by the J&K Postal Circle here.
Chief Postmaster General, J&K Circle Sanjay Sharan released the special cover and handed over to Suresh Kumar Gupta, Managing Director, State Forest Corporation, J&K Government who was chief guest on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion Chief Postmaster General said that Depart-ment is releasing special cover from time to time to acknowledge the contribution of great personalities and today has brought the special cover on Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel who stood for the unity of the nation.
Sharan also spoke about the use of latest technology by the Department of Posts in its day to day operations from savings to delivery of mails.
Speaking on the occasion, Suresh Kumar Gupta, Managing Director, State Forest Corporation, J&K Government while extending greetings to the Department of Posts for bringing out the special cover to commemorate birth anniversary of “Loh Purush” said that such occasions provides an opportunity to have a look on our past and the achievements made during the course of time.
He said that being one of the oldest Departments in the country India Post has special touch with the history.
Among others Superintendent of Post Offices Jammu Postal Division G R Parrey and other officers and staff of Department of Posts were also present on the occasion.