Department of Posts has issued a set of two stamps, a Miniature sheet and a sheetlet to commemorate the 200th Test Match of sachin Tendulkar. This stamp issue was released on 14h November, 2013.According to notification issued by India Post print quantity of stamps,MS and Sheetlet is as follows
1. Stamps (2) -30.1 lakh each-Denomination 20 Rs each
2. Miniature Sheet 24.1 lakh
3. Sheet let 16.1 lakh
As the print order is large the stamps will be made available at the Philatelic Bureaux in a phased manner. Sufficient numbers of First Day covers and Information Brochures will be available for sale with the stamps at the philatelic Bureaux. First Day of cancelation will be available for six months from the date of release as a special case. The date from which these stamps will be available for sale at the Philatelic Bureaux shall be intimated on India post website in due course.
SPECIAL CANCELLATION ON SACHIN TENDULKAR FROM GORAKHPUR