Nepal National Children’s Day 1970

A commemorative postage stamp on the 43rd Birth Anniversary of Queen Ratna Rajya Lakshmi Devi Shah :

238-bal-mandir-building-queen-ratna-nepal-stamp-1970Issued by Nepal

Issued on Aug 20, 1970 [4th Bhadra 2027]

Issued by : His Majesty’s Government, Postal Services Dept., Nepal Philatelic Bureau, G.P.O. Kathmandu

Design : The stamp issued to mark the 43rd birth anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Ratna Rajya Laxmi Devi Shah, also observed as the 6th National Children’s Day, features Her Majesty’s inset portrait and the beautiful newly constructed Bal Mandir (Children’s Palace) in Taulihawa, Lumbini Zone. The design symbolises various national projects and programmes for raising the social, educational, moral and physical level of Nepalese children initiated by the Nepal Children’s Organisation under the able guidance and leadership of Her Majesty.

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 25 Paisa

Colour : Mineral red & grey

Size : 4.06 cms x 2.28 cms

Perforation : 14½ x 14

Paper : Unwatermarked adhesive paper

Quantity : 5,00,000

Sheet : 50

Printing Process : Photogravure

Printer : India Security Press, Nasik Road

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