For the safe and sure delivery of 'Rakhis', the postal department has introduced special tamper proof and waterproof 'rakhi' envelopes. These designer Rakhi envelopes have been made available in the post offices of Lucknow.
Director Postal Services, Lucknow Head Quarter Region, Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav said that Rakshabandhan is celebrated during monsoon season, when the weather is very humid, and paper envelopes get moist, these specially designed rakhi envelopes offer a better option. These rakhi envelopes are offered in dimension of 11 cm x 22 cm these envelopes are priced at Rs. 10/- per envelope excluding Postal charges.
Director Postal Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav said that Special feature of these envelopes is "Peal and Seal" mechanism which do not require use of gums or adhesives and are easy to use and dispose off.
Mr. Yadav further added that These envelopes has been made available in the Lucknow GPO, Lucknow Chowk Head Post Office, Mahanagar, Aliganj, New Hyderabad, Gomatinagar, Niralanagar, Vikas nagar, Rajendra Nagar, LDA Colong, Alambagh, Dilkusha, Aminabad etc. In Lucknow.