Pictorial Cancellations – Kakatiya Gate Wrangal – Andhra Pradesh – Special Cover

Pictorial Cancellations –  Kakatiya Gate Wrangal  – Andhra Pradesh – Special Cover

Warangal is the district headquarters  of Andhra Pradesh. Warangal is located 148 Km northeast of the state capital of Hyderabad and is the administrative headquarters of Warangal District. Warangal area is a combination of: Warangal, Hanmakonda and Kazipet.

Warangal was the capital of Kakatiya kingdom ruled by the Kakatiya dynasty from the 12th to the 14th centuries. The Kakatiyas left many monuments, including an impressive fortress, four massive stone gateways, the Swayambhu temple dedicated toShiva, and the Ramappa temple situated near Ramappa Lake.

On 28 February 2013, Warangal was accorded World Heritage place status by UNESCO.

Date Of Cancellation:-14.01.1975.

Special Covers 1975