Postal Stamp Image : RAVENSHAW COLLEGE 0906 Indian Post
Stamp Issue Date : 24/12/1978
Postage Stamp Dinomination : 0.25
Postal Stamp Serial Number : 0906
Stamp Information : In January 1863, The Cuttuck High School, Established in January 1841, was expanded to impart collegiate education. The cuttuck College was renamed Ravenshaw College in 1878 in Ricognition of the services by the Ravenshaw, then Commissioner of the Cuttak Division, towards the spread of higher education in te state. Hundreds of illustrious men and women who have shaped Orissa's destiny during the last hundred years have passed through the portals of this college. The story of ravenshaw College is, in a way, the story of modern Orissa. Ravenshaw College has facilities for teaching and research in almost all major areas in the faculties of science, humanities, social sciences and commerce. At present, the college has strength of 5,000 students includeing the Evening Section, Wireless Training Section and I.A.S. coaching class and is spread over an area of about one hundred acres. The Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department feels privileged to issue a commemorative stamp.
Stamp Currency : P
Stamp Language : English
Stamp Overall Size : 4.06 X 2.41 cms
Postal Stamp Print Size : 3.70 x 2.0 cms.
Number of Stamps Per Sheet : 40
Stamp Perforations : 14 x 14
Postal Stamp Shape : Horizontal
Postage Stamp Paper : Unwatermarked adhesive stamp paper
Indian Stamp Process : Photogravure
Number of stamps printed : 30,00,000
Stamp Printed At : India Security Press
Indian Stamp's Color : Olive Green
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