To increase the awareness among the people about the postal services, National Postal Week is being celebrated every year. Various functions were organized during the week from 9th Oct. 2015 to 15th Oct. 2015.
On the eve of National Postal Week, A press Conference was organized at 1600 hrs on 8th Oct. 2015 at O/o Chief PMG Maharashtra Circle, Mumbai. Shri.Ashok Kumar Dash, addressed the Press Conference.
09/10/2015 – World Post Day-
Hon’ble Acting Chief Justice, High Court of Bombay Smt. Justice V K Tahilramani inaugurated the function of National Postal Week at Mumbai GPO. On this occasion, Special cover on “Digital India post” was released.
10/10/2015 : Savings Bank Day
Savings Bank Melas were arranged for opening of Post Office Saving Bank accounts at the Post Offices. Wide publicity campaign was orgnaised for publicity of Suknya Samruddhi Yojna.
12/10/2015 : Mail Day-
Visits of the school children were organized to Mail Offices/Post offices. Workshops for children on address writing and use of standard stationeries were organized.
13/10/2015 : Philately Day My Stamp facility was provided at prominent schools. New Philately Deposit Accounts were opened at Philatelic Bureaus.
Blood Donation Camp was organized at Mumbai GPO auditorium with the help of KEM Hospital Mumbai.
14/10/2015 : PLI Day
PLI/RPLI Melas were organized at various Post Offices in Maharashtra Circle for procuring new PLI policies.
15/10/2015 : Business Development Day
The customer Meet was organized in Mumbai to interact with prominent & potential customers of the Department of Post.
Shri Swadhin Kshatriya, Chief Secretary, Government of Maharashtra was the Chief Guest of the function. Principal Chief Commissioner of Income Tax Shri.D.S.Saxena was present as guest of honour.