'DAKER SAAJ' ---- THE 8th STATE LEVEL PHILATELY EXHIBITION IS GOING ON AT ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS, KOLKATA
Department of Posts, West Bengal Circle, has arranged a wonderful exhibition of philatelic stamps and stationaries including First Day Covers, Information Sheets and several other items in the ground floor gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts, 2, Cathedral Road, Kolkata-71.
The exhibition which has started from 08.10.2015, has huge collection of philatelic items displayed in standing frames in three rooms of the gallery. The gallery truly reflects the history of India and the world with some rarest philatelic items. The exhibition has been also enriched with the contributions from philatelists and private collectors.
In another room, provision has been made for dealers for selling stamps. Here, you would have the rare opportunity to search for your favourite stamp --- Indian or Foreign, First Day Cover, currency notes and coins of different countries. You can also collect stamp collection books. Department has also released special philatelic merchandise for sale for this exhibition.
Our colleagues from different divisions of West Bengal and officers are on duty at the exhibition. The beautiful display reflects their hard labour and affection for the department. It is indeed for their restless efforts that we can have such a feast for our eyes and soul there. On behalf of NFPE Group of Circle Unions, we congratulate and thank our colleagues, officers and other contributors for such a sensational event in the city, which enhances our social relevance.
We request and recommend all to visit the exhibition with your family within 13.10.2015, from 12 noon to 8 P.M.
Some more items in the exhibition :