Workshop on Philately – No.2 of 2011-2012
West Delhi Philatelic Club & India Post jointly conducted another workshop on Philately to promote this hobby among the Youth and school Children of Delhi/NCR as part of their agenda. The workshop on philately was organized on 04.05.2011 in Jain Bharati Mrigavati Vidyalaya, Vijay Vallabh Smarak Jain Mandir Complex, 20th Km, G.T.Karnal Road. The Workshop was conducted by Mr Vinod Sabharwal , Mr A.S.Banga , Mr T.K Mookerjea & Mr Sanjay Rathi of West Delhi Philatelic Club and Assistant Supt. Philately Mr Subodh Sharma of India Post and Northern region staff.
The total 225 plus students attended the Workshop and Free Stamps and gifts were distributed by A.S.Banga & T.K.Mokeerjea and Sanjay Rathi. Audio visual aids were used to develop interest of Children in this Hobby . A PPT presentation was given by Mr V.K.Sabharwal and a Movie on philately was shown by Mr Sabharwal. Mr Banga gave demonstration on how to remove stamps from a piece of paper and it storage. Mr T.K.Mookerjea organised quiz competition & an interactive questions and answers session was also organised. Mr Subodh Sharma , ASP India Post discussed PDA account and how to get stamp from India Post and distributed First Day Cover, Information Sheet and envelope and name slips free of cost to each children. It was a excellent joint venture. India Post stall was also put and Mr AAkash from philately department sansad marg was also present. Principal of the school has appreciated this effort and assured us that school will be in touch with WDPC and India Post.
We intend taking on such ventures in future also . This event was a exclusive effort of Two Organisations. We thank INDIA POST for a helping hand to promote this hobby among the School Children in the Country. No charges taken from School & Students & India Post by West Delhi Club members.
West Delhi Philatelic Club Member Vinod Sabharwal addressing Children before PPT Presentation
Students attending PPT Presentation
Students enjoying philately movie
Students and India Post ASP, Philately In charge, Sansad Marg PO, India Post Staff watching Philately Film
West Delhi Philatelic Club Member Mr A.S.Banga & Mr T.K.Mookerjea & Mr Sanjay Rathi taking session
ASP, India Post & Staff distributing free philatelic item to Participating Students
Philatelic Counter at Workshop in School, Mr Akaash from Philately Dept, Sansad Marg selling stamps to Students
School Principal Ms. Anupma Bhardwaj at Philatelic Counter in School interacting with Mr Akaash from Philately Dept, Sansad Marg & Students