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Sale of Postal Stamps Decreased in India

 The total revenue earned by Department of Posts   (DoP) has grown over 11 per cent to about Rs 12,940 crore in 2015-16, Parliament was informed today. DoP earned revenue of Rs 10,730.42 crore in 2013-14, which grew to Rs … Continue reading

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Proposal to Issue Special RTI Stamps Shot Down

A special committee of the Postal Department has rejected the Central Information Commission’s proposal to issue special RTI stamps. The committee in its report submitted on July 27 said the proposal was not feasible.The RTI stamps were intended to replace … Continue reading

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IPO with Rarest Number

By Vijay Kumar Jain Indian Postal Order  IPO of Rs 20/- with rarest number 98F 1000000.Normally an IPO has six numeral digits in suffix like 111111,222222 and so on.But this IPO has seven digits in suffix I.e. 1000000.These digits make … Continue reading

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Postal Department Should Introduce RTI Stamps

Indian Post spends Rs22.71 as handling cost for every postal order of Rs10 used for an RTI application. It is senseless to spend this amount and hence the Postal Department should introduce RTI stamps or coupons to avoid the losses, says … Continue reading

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