Allahabad City Post Office situated at Johnstenganj has started working in a new departmental building near Allahabad Railway Station (in front of Prayag Hotel) in the campus of Railway Mail Service wef 29 September, 2014. On this occasion, Post Master General Mr. M. E. Haque inaugurated the functioning by ribbon cutting at new building. Post Master General Mr. M. E. Haque said that after shifting to new building, staff and customers will have a pleasant atmosphere. Now other services shall be started at this Sub Post Office.
Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav, Director Postal Services, Allahabad Region said that Allahabad City Post Office is the first Sub Post office in Allahabad city started functioning in departmental building. This newly shifted Post Office is at a distance of about 500 meters from the old place. In the new Post Office working in departmental building, four fully computerized counters have been started for customers. Other than this the office of Assistant Superintendent of Post Office (Central) will also work in the same building.
It is worthwhile to mention here that Allahabad City Post Office delivers mail for areas of Johnstenganj, Ahmadganj, Dairashah Azmal, Kalyani Devi, Chowk, Kudganj, V. N. Marg, Hindi Sahitya Sammelan, Bahadurganj, Mutthiganj, Katghar, Hatia, Krishnanagar, Meerapur, Roshanbagh, Nehru Nagar, and Nurullah Road etc.
On this occasion a number of officers including Senior Superintendent of Post Offices Mr. Rahmatullah, Asst. Director Mr. MP Mishra, Assistant Supdt. of Posts P. C. Tiwari, Postmaster Mr. G. K. Mishra were present.