Rastriya Samachar Samiti

A commemorative postage stamp on the 25th Anniversary of the Rashtriya Samachar Samiti (RSS), largest and longest serving news agency in Nepal :

RSS (National News Agency) : राष्ट्रिय समाचार समितीIssued by Nepal

Issued on Nov 10, 1987

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

Design : This postage stamp brought out on the occasion of Jubilee of Rastriya Samachar Samiti bears the logo of the Samiti.

Designer : M. N. Rana

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : Rs. 4

Colour : Multi colour

Size : 30 mm x 43 mm

Format : Vertical

Paper : Special Stamp-paper

Quantity : 1,000,000 (one million)

Sheet : 50 Stamps

Process : Offset

Printer : Austrian State Printing, Vienna, Austria

About : 

  • Rashtriya Samachar Samiti (RSS) was founded in February 19th, 1962. The main task of this Samiti is to collect and distribute authentic, reliable and factual news keeping in mind the national interest uppermost.
  • It has representatives in almost all districts of Nepal. It brings out five news bulletins everyday and distributes them to its subscribers including Radio Nepal and Television.
  • With a view to promoting news flow RSS has concluded news exchange agreements with different prominent news agencies of the world.

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