A commemorative postage stamp on the 37th Conference of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA), earlier known as Empire Parliamentary Association :
Issued by India
Issued on Sep 27, 1991
Description of Designs : The stamp depicts the Parliament House alongside the emblem of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and has been designed by Pulak Biswas as has been the First Day Cover, on the basis of material furnished by the Lok Sabha Secretariat. The cancellation has been designed by Neenu Gupta.
Type : Stamp, Postal Used
Colour : Two Colour
Denomination : 650 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 : 10,00,000
Number per issue sheet : 35
Printing Process : Photogravure
Printed : India Security Press
- CPA is an association of the Parliaments and Provincial Legislatures of the Commonwealth countries which, cutting across social, religious, cultural and linguistic diversities, are united by community of interests, commonality of parliamentary institutions, respect for the rule of law and individual rights and freedoms and commitment to world peace.
- This Conference of eminent parliamentarians from all over the globe will provide us an opportunity to view things in a broader perspective, with the object of evolving consensus on issues confronting us today for the benefit of mankind as a whole as well as for the common benefit of the countries in the Commonwealth.
- Text : Courtesy Lok Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi.