‘Postal Department will soon upgrade post offices in Naxal affected areas’

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Oct 2018 10:57:04


Staff Reporter,


Focusing on to improve rural postal services in Chhattisgarh, postal department will soon open more branches and upgrade postal offices in naxal affected areas of the state. These views were expressed by M B Gajbhiya Director Postal Services (Chief Post Master General Office) Raipur while addressing press conference at the inauguration of National Postal Week here.

Speaking to the media persons M B Gajbhiya said that its need of the Chhattisgarh Circle Postal Department to focus on opening more rural postal branches improve services. Besides this department will also open passport seva Kendra at Jangir,
Korba Raigarh.

Highlighting the celebration during the National Postal Week, which commenced from October 9 to October15 Director Postal Services Chhattisgarh Circle (Raipur) M B Gajbhiya, said that through week-long celebration, postal department would try its best to generate a broader awareness about the role of the department of posts among the public and media at the national level.

As part of the week-long exercise, the department would celebrate World Post Day on October 9, Savings Bank Day on October 10, Mail Day and Philately Day on October 13, Postal Life Insurance Day on October 14 and on the final day Business Development Day, said Gajbhaiye. He further said that the department is well aware of the changing requirements of the customers and has introduced services like speed post, express and business parcel, business post, e-post, money remittance services. Chhattisgarh postal department during the weeklong celebration will be focused to utilize the full strength of vast network of the post offices and attract more customers, including younger generation.