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The First Stamp of Independent India

The First Stamp of Independent India was issued on 21 November 1947. It depicts the Indian Flag with the patriots’ slogan, Jai Hind (Long Live India), on the top of the stamp.It was valued at three and one-half annas. A memorial to Mahatma Gandhi was issued on 15 August 1948 on the first anniversary of Independence. […]

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First General Elections of independent India

The first general election in India was no less than a festival. Millions of people, who until some time ago were being ruled over by oppressive policies, had now become the rightful electors of their government. But it wasn’t an easy task. The first General Elections of independent India started on 25th October 1951 and […]