PM releases stamp on Victory Day

DHAKA, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today released a commemorative postage stamp, a firstday cover and a data card, marking the 48th Victory Day.

The premier released the stamp and the firstday cover of Taka 10 and the data card of Taka 5 at her official Ganabhaban residence here this afternoon.

A special canceller was used on the occasion.

Post and Telecommunication Secretary Shyam Sundar Sikdar and Director General of Bangladesh Post Office Sushanta Kumar Mandal were present on the occasion, among others.

The stamp, firstday cover and data card, will be sold from Philatelic Bureau of Dhaka GPO today and those will be available at other GPOs and head post offices across the country later.

There is also an arrangement for special canceller in four GPOs to be used for the firstday cover.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)