Nepal Red Cross 1988

A commemorative postage stamp on the 25th Anniversary of the Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) :

NRCS : नेपाल रेडक्रस सोसाइटीIssued by Nepal

Issued on Sep 12, 1988

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

Design : The present postage stamp brought out on the occasion of Silver Jubilee of Nepal Red Cross Society depicts the logo of the Red Cross and a picture showing the preservation of blood, donated by people.

Designer : M. N. Rana

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : Re. 1

Colour : Two colours

Size : 27.5 x 38.5 mm

Format : Vertical

Paper : Special stamp paper

Quantity : 5,000,000 (Five millions)

Sheet : 50

Process : Offset

Printer : Austrian Government Printing Office, Vienna, Austria

About : 

  • Nepal Red Cross Society was established on 4th September, 1963 and was recognised by International Committee of the Red Cross on 1st October 1964. Its objectives lie in working with the principles of Red Cross without any discrimination of religion, caste, creed, colour, nationality, sex and political ideology.
  • It has been operating welfare schemes like natural calamity relief, blood transfusion service, ambulance service and basic health services and community development programmes through its branch offices.

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