Thailand Issued Stamps to Help Nepal

thailand help nepal stampsA new stamp collection was produced by Thailand Post to raise funds for earthquake victims in Nepal.The “Thailand Post for Nepal’ collection consists of 20 stamps and will be sold for Bt120 (S$4.70) a set.

Each stamp depicts scenic spots and the daily life of Nepalese people, photographed before the quake, by 2009 National Artist Woranan Chatchawanti-pakorn, and 1989 SEA WRITE Award winner Jiranan Pitpreecha, as well as other well-known photographers.

Half of the proceeds will be donated to quake victims via the Thai Red Cross Society. Those interested can make a reservation at post offices or order it through the website www.postemart.com.

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