National Postal Week which began on Monday, October, 15, was celebrated as Â Postal Life Insurance day. On the occasion, a grand postal life insurance mela was Â organised in government/semi government offices of Allahabad region. The mela Â was inaugurated by Director Postal services, Allahabad Region Krishna Kumar Â Yadav.
Addressing the gathering on the occasion, Yadav said Postal Department was Â serving the public also with savings bank and postal life insurance schemes. Postal Â life insurance was started with effect from 1 February 1, 1984 for Central Â Government/State Government officials, Defence personnel, officials of Govt Â institutions, municipal corporation and boards, government universities, Â employees of nationalised banks, additional bodies of State Banks of India and Â Reserve Bank, operational units under Central/State government, UTI, IDBI and employees of state insurance corporation. Read more