Tata Memorial Centre

A commemorative postage stamp on the 50th Anniversary of the Tata Memorial Centre (1941-1991) :

1268 Tata Memorial Centre [India Stamp 1991]Issued by India

Issued on Feb 28, 1991

Issued for : Department of Posts feels proud in issuing a special stamp on this august institute dedicated to a noble cause.

Description of Designs : The stamp is based on art work provided by Tata Memorial Centre. The First Day Cover is based on the design provided by Shri R. K. Laxman. Cancellation is designed by Ms. Nenu Gupta.

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Colour : Single 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 : 

  • Its triple objectives are service (patient care), cancer education at all levels and fundamental research in cancer.
  • The Centre is now celebrating its Golden Jubilee, (1941-1991). The Tata Memorial Centre is developing new projects and new departments to educate the public about cancer prevention and early diagnosis so that many more lives could be saved. A time to rededicate its commitment to the welfare of the people, to the nation.
  • Text : Courtesy Tata Memorial Centre.

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