Islamabad—The Pakistan Post has issued a sheet of eight stamps depicting drawings of previous stamp competition winners on the eve of National Philatelic Exhibition (NPE).The NPE organized by the Stamp Society of Pakistan in collaboration with Pakistan Post and Dawn Group of Newspapers started on Friday and will continue tii June 26, said a press release. The exhibition was inaugurated by Additional Director General (Operations) of Pakistan Post Fazli Sattar Khan. The philatelists from all over the country displayed their works in the exhibition.The exhibits will be judged and qualified for the international participation as per the Federation of Inter-Asian Philately (FIAP) rules.
Stamp drawing competitions for the youth have also been organized which will be judged by Adil Salahuddin (S.I), General Manager Pakistan Post Foundation Security Printing Press. The Commemorative Postage Stamp along with a special post mark and first day cover of the issue are available for public consumption and philatelists at all General Post Offices in the country.