Postage Stamps are not only the means to send letters, but we can also enrich our knowledge about Literature, Art, Culture, Environment and Famous personalities. Keeping this in mind Postal Department is going to organize a two days Philatelic Exhibition “Allaphilex-2015” from 9-10 January, 2015.
Briefing about this Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav, Director, Postal Services, Allahabad Region said that the Postal Department will organize this exhibition at the Art Gallery of North Central Zone Cultural Centre, Allahabad and a number of valuable stamps from around the world will be exhibited. Philatelists of Allahabad and from across the country will participate in the exhibition to showcase their collection of Postage Stamps and other Philatelic materials. Director Postal Services, Mr. Yadav said that while the people will be able to get acquainted with the story behind various stamps, youth will be promoted to develop their interest in Philately.
During the exhibition stamps will be showcased in about 80 frames. In the exhibition there will be segments of Invitee and Competition for Senior and Junior. During the exhibition Philatelic Workshops, Letter writing, Stamp Design and Quiz competitions will be organized to attract youth and School Children, said Mr. Yadav.