Silver Jubilee of Haryana

A commemorative postage stamp on the 25th Anniversary of the Haryana State :

1357 Silver Jubilee of Haryana [India Stamp 1992]Issued by India

Issued on Dec 20, 1992

Description of Design : The stamp, depicting the various facets of the development of the State, has been designed by India Security Press, Nashik on the basis of material furnished by Haryana Government. The first day cover depicts a scene from the epic ‘Mahabharat‘, believed to have been enacted on the plains of what is now Haryana. The cancellation has been designed by Alka Sharma.

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Colour : Two Colour

Denomination : 200 Paise

Overall size : 3.91 x 2.90 cms.

Printing size : 3.55 x 2.54 cms.

Perforation : 13 x 13

Paper : Indigenous Un W/M Gravure Coated Gummed Stamp Paper

Number Printed : 6,00,000

Number per issue sheet : 35

Printing Process : Photogravure

Printed : India Security Press

About : 

  • Haryana has earned the distinction of being the first state to have provided electricity to all its village and linked them with metalled roads. Besides, it was planned to provide all the villages with portable drinking water facilities by the end of the financial year 1991-92.
  • Education and development are inter-woven and thus there has been great expansion in the number of educational institutions. The Haryana Government is now imparting free education to girls upto the graduation level in all government and private institutions.
  • The Haryanavis, are sturdy and sincere, never averse to hard-work and sacrifice. They are good and hardy agriculturists, excellent soldiers, excellent human material. It is this character coupled with the resources available that has led the state forward.
  • Text : Courtesy Government of Haryana.

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