First Day Cover-Pterospermum Acerifolium-By India Post

First Day Cover-Pterospermum Acerifolium-By India Post

Commonly known as Bayur Tree, Dinnerplate Tree, Maple-Leaved Bayur, Kaniar or Katha Champa reaches a height of 50-70 ft.Leaves are simple, alternate, have stipulate and are palmately ribbed.It has large fragant nocturnal white flowers, occuring in auxillary fascicle. Fruit is a reddish wood used for planking; often grown as an ornamental or shade tree.The name ‘Pterospermum’ derived from two Greek words, ‘petron’ and ’sperma that mean “Winged seed”.

Date Of issue:-06.03.2009.

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First Day Cover – Vulnerable Species of wild life.

First Day Cover – Vulnerable Species of wild life

Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe ) issued a set of Four stamps on Vulnerable Species of wild life on 21 Jul 1976. The first day with these stamps is shown

4c -Roan Antelope

6c – Brown Hyenna

8c – Wild Dog

16c – Cheetah

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First Day Cover-Platinum Jubilee Medical Council Of India-By India Post

First Day Cover-Platinum Jubilee Medical Council Of India-By India Post

Date Of Issue:-01.03.09.

The Medical Council of India established in the year 1934 under the Indian Medical Council Act, 1933, with the primary objective of establishing uniform standards of higher qualifications in modern medicine and their recognition in India and abroad.The Medical council of India came to be headed by the grand son of Mother India late Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy as its first Indian President who was not only a very eminent politician, but was also the tallest stalwart of the medical profession. Since the inception, its march towards fulfilment of its targeted objectives has been incessant and of consequence to all its stakeholders.

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