Utkal Gourab Madhusudan Das

A commemorative postage stamp on ‘Utkala Gouraba‘ ‘Kulabruddha‘ Madhusudan Das, an Indian freedom fighter, first graduate and advocate of Odisha [a part of the seriesIndian Personalities Series‘] :

Grand Old Man of Orissa : Madhu Babu (ମଧୁସୂଦନ ଦାସ)Issued by India

Issued on Jul 3, 1974

Issued for : The Posts and Telegraphs Department is privileged to bring out stamps in memory of three great sons of IndiaMaithili Sharan GuptaJainarain Vyas and Utkal Gourab Madhusudan Das. These stamps will be issued on the July 3, 1974.

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Colour : Mineral Red

Denomination : 25 Paise

Overall size : 3.91 X 2.90 cms.

Printing size : 3.56 X 2.54 cms.

Perforation : 13 x 13

Watermark : Printed on unwatermarked Adhesive Stamp paper on reels

Quantity printed : 3 Million

Number per issue sheet : 35

Name : Madhusudan Das

Born on Apr 28, 1848 at Satyabhamapur, Cuttack district, Bengal Presidency, Company rule in India [now in Orissa]

Died on Feb 4, 1934 at Cuttack, Bihar and Orissa Province, British Raj [now in Orissa]

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