The exhibition aims to promote philately and provide a forum for interaction between philatelic stakeholder's viz. collectors, dealers, stamp designers and printers and postal administrations. The President also issued a postage stamp on 'Khadi' (hand woven cloth) that acted as a spark against British colonial rule. Union Telecom Minister, Kapil Sibal also attended the function.
A premium limited edition in a miniature sheet format in a special collector's pack will be available, priced at Rs.250, during the exhibition. The stamps can also be booked online by visiting the INDIPEX 2011 website.
The exhibition will showcase some of the best collection of stamps, stationary and philatelic literature from all over the world in different categories.There are 595 collectors from 70 countries who will be participating in the exhibition apart from 28 philatelic dealers and 31 postal administrations.
The philatelic exhibition would continue till February 18.For more details and Online booking, visit www.indipex2011.com