Nepal on International Year of the Child 1979

A commemorative postage stamp on the National Children’s Day of Nepal :

362-international-year-of-the-child-nepal-stamp-1979Issued by Nepal

Issued on Aug 20, 1979 [4 Bhadra 2036]

Issued by : His Majesty’s Government, Postal Services Department, Nepal Philatelic Bureau, Kathmandu

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 1 Rupee

Colour : Chestnut

Size : 2.88 x 3.34 cms.

Format : Vertical

Perforation : 14 x 13½

Paper : Unwatermarked Adhesive Paper

Quantity : 2,000,000 (Two Million)

Sheet : 42

Process : Photogravure

Printer : India Security Press, Nasik Road, India

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  • The Children’s Year could perhaps be observed effectively in developing countries by intensifying the efforts to reduce the birth and mortality rates of the children and, in the developed countries by diverting the expenditure from arms to alms for children’s welfare the world over.H. M. King Birendra

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