Nepal on International Year of Peace 1986

A commemorative postage stamp on the International Year of Peace, recognized by the United Nations on their 40th Anniversary :

40 years of United NationsIssued by Nepal

Issued on Dec 28, 1986

Issued for : The present postage stamp brought out to commemorate the International Year of Peace 1986 depicts the logo of the same.

Issued by :
His Majesty’s Government
Postal Services Department
Nepal Philatelic Bureau
Kathmandu

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : Rs. 10.00

Colour : 4 Colours

Size : 24.5 mm x 33 mm

Paper : Special Stamp paper

Quantity : 10,00,000 (one million)

Sheet : 50

Process : Offset

Printer : Austrian State Printing office, Vienna, Austria

About : 

  • On October 24, 1985 at the 40th anniversary of the United Nations, the General Assembly proclaimed 1986 as the International Year of Peace and called upon all peoples to join with the United Nations in resolute efforts to safeguard peace and future of humanity.
  • Keeping in line with the proposal of His Majesty King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev that Nepal be declared a Zone of Peace and also the commitment of Nepal for safeguarding and promoting international peace, she has been celebrating the Year with various programmes.

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