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World Postal Day -2021|World Postal Day Quiz

World Postal Day |Postal Day Quiz


World Postal Day?

October 9


National Postal Day?

October 10


Where are Indian postage stamps printed?

Nashik


In which year was the first postage stamp issued in independent India?

November 21, 1947


What is inscribed on the first postage stamp issued in independent India?

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Image of National Flag and Slogan of Jaihind


Who was the first Indian to appear on a postage stamp of independent India?

Mahatma Gandhi


In which year was the stamp depicting Gandhiji issued?

August 15, 1948


Which country issued the world’s first postage stamp ‘Penny Black’?

Britain


What is known about the study of postage stamps?

Philately


Who was the first couple to appear on an Indian postage stamp?

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Gandhiji and Kasturba


Who is known as the King of Hobby?

Stamp collection


Which was the first postage stamp in India?

Sindh Dak


When was the first postage stamp of India, Sindh Dak, issued?

July 1, 1852 (Karachi)


How many digits are there in the zip code of India?

6 digit


Which is the first country in the world to issue perfume stamps?

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Bhutan


When was the first perfume stamp issued in India?

2006


Which two Malayalees appeared on postage stamps and coins?

Alphonsa, Sreenarayanaguru


Which was the first Indian state to set up post offices in every village?

Goa


Which was the first post office of India to be set up outside India?

South Gangotri (Antarctica)


Which was the first state to introduce land tax payment through post office?

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Kerala


Which district has the largest number of post offices in Kerala?

Thrissur


Which district has the lowest number of post offices in Kerala?

Wayanad


Which district established the first women’s post office in Kerala?

Thiruvananthapuram (2013)


Which was the first postal system in India?

Alauddin Khilji


Where in India was the first cyber post office established?

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu)


Where was the first women’s post office in India established?

New Delhi (March 8, 2013)


Who is known as the father of modern postal system?

Roland Hill


Who is the only Indian to have appeared in most countries’ postage stamps?

Gandhiji


Who was the first Indian to be honored with a living postage stamp?

Dr. Rajendra Prasad


What is the full form of PIN?

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Postal index number


When was pincode system introduced in India?

1972


Which country has the largest postal system in the world?

India


Which is the largest post office in India?

Mumbai General Post Office


Which postal employee later became the President of the United States?

Abraham Lincoln


Where was the first post office in India established?

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Kolkata


Where is India’s first floating post office located?

At Dal Lake in Srinagar


Which was the first country to have a postal system?

Egypt


Who is the second Indian woman to be inscribed on an Indian postage stamp?

Queen of Jhansi


When was the first Indian Post Office Act enacted to unify the postal networks in India?

1837


The tallest post office in the world?

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Hikim (Himachal Pradesh)


Which language is used in Indian postage stamps?

Hindi and English


When was the first women’s post office in India established in New Delhi?

March 8, 2013


Which was the first country to issue a circular stamp?

India


When was the first women’s post office in Kerala established in Thiruvananthapuram?

On July 5, 2013


Who was the Governor General of India when the modern postal system was introduced in India?

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Dalhousie


What was the postal system of Travancore known as?

Anchal system


What is the image on the second stamp of independent India issued on December 15, 1947?

Ashoka Pillar


In which year did the Indian Postal Service celebrate its 150th anniversary?

2004


In which year was the money order system launched in India?

1880


Who was the Governor General of India when the modern postal system was introduced in India?

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Dalhousie


Which country is not named on the stamp?

England


Which was the first Indian state to introduce speed posting system in all post offices?

Kerala


Where is the first women’s post office in India?

New Delhi


Which is the largest post office in India?

Mumbai General Post Office


Where is the first woman post office in Kerala located?

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Thiruvananthapuram


Which countries can send money order directly to India?

Bhutan,Nepal


Who introduced the zip code system in India?

Sriram Bhikaji Velankar


The Indian Postal Service is under which section of the Central Government?

Ministry of Communications


Which was the first Indian state to have a cyber post office?

Tamil Nadu


When was the first perfume stamp issued in India?

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2006


What is the zip code of Rashtrapati Bhavan?

110004


Postal service introduced by Kerala Postal Circle to send posts to the mentioned address by 9 am?

Good morning


What is the circumference of a post office in India?

21.5 6 km2


When was the modern postal system launched in India?

October 1, 1854


How much is the highest denomination postage stamp currently received?

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50


Which police force used pigeons to communicate?

Orissa Police


What does the first digit of the zip code indicate?

Region (Postal Zone)


What does the second digit of the zip code indicate?

Sub Zone (Sub Zone)


What does the third digit of the zip code indicate?

Sorting District


What does the fourth digit of the zip code indicate?

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Postal route


What does the number at the left end of the zip code indicate?

Post Zone


What are the projects related to Suraksha, Suvidha, Santosh, Sumangal and Yugal?

Postal life insurance services


In which year was the money order system launched in India?

1880


How many postal circles are there in India?

23


What is the maximum amount that can be sent for money order in India?

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5000


With how many countries has India agreed to deliver Speed Post?

100 countries


When was the Railway Mail Service launched?

1907


The year the modern postal system came into existence in India

October 1, 1854


110 001 is the first PIN code of India. Where is the PIN?

Parliament Street


Which stamp is used by the government for official correspondence?

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Service stamp


What is the first digit of the zip code of the Army Postal Service?

9


The world’s second postage stamp?

Penny Blue


Which project was started by Bharatiya Post for the economic upliftment of the rural people?

Durpan


Also known as the base circle (which is outside the 23 postal circle)?

Army Postal Services


What is the current name of Indian Postal Service?

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India Post


Headquarters of India Post?

Dak Bhavan (New Delhi)


How much does a postal cover cost?

Five rupees


How much does an illant cost?

2.50


When was the General Post Office started in Madras?

1786


In which year was the first General Post Office established in India?

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1774


Which was the first post office in India?

Indira Gandhi


When did the business post come into existence?

January 1, 1997


In which year was the second perfume stamp issued in India?

February 7, 2007


When was the Post Office Savings Scheme launched?

1882


In which year was the money order system launched in India?

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1880


When was the General Post Office started in Madras?

1786


When did the Telegram come into existence?

1851 (Kolkata)


When was telegram discontinued?

July 15, 2013


What is the zip code of the world’s tallest hikkim post office in Himachal Pradesh?

172 114


How many postal zones are there in India?

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9


When was the General Post Office in Bombay established?

1794


When was the General Post Office in Bombay established?

1794


In which year was the Postal Life Insurance Scheme launched?

1884


Which is the first speed post center in Kerala?

Ernakulam


Where in Kerala has the first Post Office Savings ATM been set up?

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Thiruvananthapuram


When was the modern postal system launched in India?

October 1, 1854


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