Postal Stamp Image : JAI NARAYAN VYAS.POLITITION & JOURNALIST 0714 Indian Post
Stamp Issue Date : 03/07/1974
Postage Stamp Dinomination : 0.25
Postal Stamp Serial Number : 0714
Stamp Information : Jainarayan Vyas stands out as one of the noblest sons of India who fought for the freedom of this country; when she became free, he played an important role inher political, social and cltural life. Born on February 18, 1899 at Jodhpur, Rajasthan, Jainarayan Vyas was drawn into the fredom movement early in is life. He was among the pioneers to organise the freedom struggle in the erstwhile princely States. He attained eminence at an early age and was acknowleged the foremost leader in the former Rajputana States. He established the Regional Council of Deshi Rajya Praja Parishad and represented te States of Rajputana in the All India Deshi Rajya Praja Parishad. Jainarayan Vyas played a leading role in creating united Rajsthan by integration of various States of rajputana. He became a member of the Constituent Assembly in 1949 and was the first Chief Minister of Rajasthan from 1951 to 1954. Later, he became a Member of Rajya Sabha. Jainarayan Vyas was also a writer and a journalist. As a journalist, he founded no fewer than 11 journals in Hindi, MArwari amd English. He became the editor of Tarun Rajasthan at the age of 28 and later published Akhand Bharat Daily from Bombay in 1936. On his death onMarch 14, 1963, Dr. Zakir Hussain, the then President of India, said: "Jainarayan Vyas was a distinguished patriot and a noble son of India".
Philatelic Stamp Description : The stamp is vertical and depicts the portrait of the personality.
Stamp Currency : P
Stamp Language : English
Stamp Overall Size : 3.91 X 2.90 cms
Postal Stamp Print Size : 3.56 x 2.5 cms.
Number of Stamps Per Sheet : 35
Stamp Perforations : 13 x 13
Postal Stamp Shape : Diagonal
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 : Dark Brown
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