World post day celebrated at GPO

Srinagar: World Post Day was celebrated at Srinagar GPO on Monday, as part of national postal week which the postal department is celebrating from October 9 to 14. The World Post Day marks the anniversary of the establishment of Universal Postal Union and is held on October 9 every year. On this occasion Senior Superindent of Post Offices Srinagar Division Rattan Lal organized visit of school children to Srinagar GPO. Students of Kendriya Vidaliya Sonwar participated in the event. Different types of stamps were shown to school children. The school children were made familiar to postal operations.
Workshop for staff on soft skills and general courtesy was also held. In the week long events, Tuesday will be celebrated as banking day, Wednesday as PLI day, Thursday as philately day, Friday as business development day, and Saturday as mail day.