Prafulla Chandra Ray

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Centenary of Acharya Sir P. C. Roy, an Bengali chemist and nationalist, founder of 1st Indian pharmaceutical company ‘Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals’, author of A History of Hindu Chemistry from the Earliest Times to the Middle of Sixteenth Century :

আচার্য প্রফুল্ল চন্দ্র রায় (आचार्य प्रफुल्ल चन्द्र राय)Issued by India

Issued on Aug 2, 1961

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Colour : Single colour

Denomination : 15 nP

Name : Prafulla Chandra Raychowdhury

Born on Aug 2, 1861 at RaruliKatipara, Jessore district, Bengal Presidency, British India [now in Khulna district, Khulna division, Bangladesh]

Died on Jun 16, 1944 at Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India

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