SHIMLA, 25.08.19-Himachal Philatelic Club, H.Qs at Shimla Felt immense pleasure to welcome Mr. Sankha Samanta at a Press conference, who had designed more than 400 stamps of India. Himachal Philatelic Club showed welcoming spirits towards personalities like Ms. Smita kumar C. P. M. G. Himachal Pradesh Circle, Mr. Dinesh Mistry Director Postal Services & Mr Bishan Singh A. P. M.G. Himachal Pradesh Circle on this Press Conference. On this occasion in her opening address, President of Himachal Philatelic Club, Major ( Dr) Ritu Kalra, life member of Philatelic Congress of India announced the dates of "INPEX 2019",The said National Stamps Exhibition to be organized by Philatelic Congress of India with the active support of Department of Post, Govt of India at World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade Mumbai during 18th to 22nd of December 2019 . afterwards an interactive session was conducted by Major Dr Ritu kalra President Himachal Philatelic Club at Hotel Kalra Regency Shimla with an eminent stamp designer Mr. Sankha Samanta on 24th August 2019, where the importance, specially designing of stamps was high-lighted by explaining that stamps are not only way of Postal Utility, but these are the memories of important dignitaries as well as monuments, in fact they are presenting the true face of any countries, communities and personalities.

"Hence they are the heritage representative of any country" Sh.Sankha Samanta emphasized upon.

Sh.Sanka Samanta in his concluding remarks appreciated the Major( Dr Ritu kalra President Himachal Philatelic Club, who had taken all measures to make the present event successful,since this event was not only well-organizes, but also attended by Eminent Philatelic of Shimla.