103 special covers on Unsung Heroes issued by Postal Circles across Country

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New Delhi: To make the Philately Day and National Postal Week, 2021 memorable, 103 special covers on Unsung Heroes of India were issued by 22 Postal Circles, spread across the length and breadth of the country.

The release events were organized at the birth place of the unsung heroes, ensuring Jan Bhagidari etc, official release said.

Philately is considered the king of hobbies as the collectors through various philatelic items develop a better appreciation of the history, culture, personalities and of their societies. Philately documents the authentic history.

Department of Posts, promotes philately through a series of Commemorative Postage Stamps, Definitive Postage Stamps, Special Covers, Pictorial Cancellations and other philatelic items.