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