A commemorative postage stamp on the 75th birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru, first prime minister of India :
Issued by India
Issued on Nov 14, 1964
Issued for : The Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department has, since the year 1957, been bringing out special stamps to mark the observance of Children’s Day each year on the 14th November. Various themes connected with the care and well-being of children have been depicted on them.
Type : Stamp, Postal Used
Colour : Grey
Denomination : 0.15
Overall size : 3.3 x 2.9 cms
Printing size : 2.99 x 2.52 cms
Perforation : 13½ x 14
Watermark : Printed on Un–watermarked paper
Number printed : 2 million
Set : 42 stamps per issue sheet
Printing process : Photogravure
Designed and printed at : India Security Press
- Children’s Day has acquired a special significance for us in this country as it falls on the 14th of November, which also happens to be birth anniversary of our late Prime Minister.