Author: Vinay Singh

Result of Letter Writing Competition held on 2.1.2022 at the HPO

Open CategoryFirst – Shri. Sagar Sen GuptaSecond – Dr.Zareen RizviThird – Shri. Deepanshu Kesharwani and Smt. Anushree Agarwal Junior CategoryClass 6 to 8First – Shreya Sen Gupta Senior CategoryClass 9 to 12First – Master Vijjwal SinghSecond – Ms.Safura Reshad Special PrizeAnantshri Agarwal

Workshop and Competition on Letter Writing

A workshop on letter writing was conducted by Prayag Philatelic Society in association with Arz Hai…. an NGO, with active support of India Post at the HPO Allahabad on Sunday 2nd January 2022 at 10:30 a.m. The workshop was open for Students and parents to participate. Philatelists of Allahabad were present in the event.The participants […]

Release of Special Cover and Cancellation on Nana Saheb Dhondu Pant (Peshwa) from Kanpur

Kanpex2021, a district level Philatelic Exhibition was organised by the Department of Posts at Kanpur on 16 and 17 December. The theme of the exhibition was to commemorate the Freedom Movement and Struggle in Uttar Pradesh. Four special covers were released during the exhibition.Mahatma Gandhi’s visit to KanpurChandrasekhar AzadNana SahebTatya Tope Prayag Philatelic Society extended […]

Release of Special Cover – Satyajit Ray from Lucknow

A special cover and cancellation was released from GPO Lucknow on 11.12.2021 to commemorate the birth centenary year of Satyajit Ray 1921 to 2021.The special cover was released by Shri. Vivek Kumar Daksh, Postmaster General Lucknow Headquarter Region, Shri. K.S.Bajpai, Chief Postmaster, Lucknow GPO, Shri. Ashok Kumar, President of Lucknow Philatelic Society, Shri. Dinesh Sharma […]

Release of Picture Postcard on Ghats of Varanasi

‘वाराणसी के घाट’ पर आधारित एक पिक्चर पोस्टकार्ड और विशेष विरूपण डाक विभाग एवं प्रयाग फिलेटलिक सोसाइटी द्वारा वाराणसी प्रधान डाकघर में आयोजित कार्यक्रम में जारी किया। Picture Postcard & Special Cancellation on the ‘Ghats of Varanasi’ released by Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav, Postmaster General at Varanasi Head Post Office with Prayag Philatelic Society. The […]

Results of Drawing and Colouring Contest

Drawing & Colouring Competition – Junior (Class 6 to 8) 28.11.2021 at the Head Post Office, Allahabad Name of the Student Name of the School Class 1. Janjyoti Singh Girls’ High School and College 7 Shortlisted 2. Aaradhya Mishra Girls’ High School and College 7 Absent 3. Ananya Girls’ High School and College 6 Cert […]

One-Page Philatelic Exhibition during the Postal Week at Allahabad – 2018

The Society organized a One-Page Philatelic Exhibition during the postal week at Allahabad for its members. It was a competition wherein the members had to showcase their philatelic talents on a theme in one page. There were 20 entries from the members of the society. The exhibition was inaugurated by the Postmaster General of Allahabad […]

Special Cover – Mahatma Gandhi’s First Arrival at Allahabad on 5.7.2018

Allahabad is a city which has witnessed various events during the Freedom Movement of India and Mahatma Gandhi being an integral part of it. The society had got released a Special Covers and Special Cancellation on Mahatma Gandhi’s First Arrival at Allahabad in July 1896. The special cover was released at the Head Post Office. […]

Special Cover – Heritage Buildings of Allahabad – Anand Bhawan on 6.2.2018

The second special cover of the society was released to highlight the heritage buildings of Allahabad. The cover was released at the Head Post Office. The PMG Mr.M.U.Abdali, DPS Mr. Sunil Rai, SSPO Mr. Subodh Pratap Singh and Mr. Pramod Kumar Bansal, the President of the society released the cover.

Special Cover – Birth Centenary of Late Smt. Indira Gandhi on 19.11.2017

The first special cover of the society was released on the occasion of the Birth Centenary of Late Smt. Indira Gandhi. As she was born at Allahabad, it was most apt place of issue to commemorate the event/day. The cover was released at the Head Post Office. The chief guests for the occasion were Mrs. […]

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