Philately Quiz

Start Date : 17 Mar 2018, 12:00 pm
End Date : 18 Mar 2018, 11:00 pm
Quiz Closed

Terms and Conditions


For more than 150 years, the Department of Posts (DoP) has been the backbone of the country’s communication and has played a crucial role in the country’s social economic development. Philately is the study of stamps and postal history and other related items. It also refers to the collection, appreciation and research activities on stamps and other philatelic products. Take this Philately Quiz and put your knowledge to test.

  1. The contest is open to all Indians residing in India and starts on 17th Mar 2018 from 1200 hrs up to 18th March till 2300 hrs.
  2. You can participate in the contest by registering on the MyGov platform and uploading photographs on the creative corner.
  3. Participant is to make sure that his/her MyGov Profile is accurate and updated since Ministry would be using this for further communication. This includes details such as name, e-mail id, photo and mobile number. Entries with incomplete profiles would not be considered.
  4. Participants should clearly mention their email ID and Phone number as they would be extended an invite through these medium.
  5. Five winners of the Philately Quiz will be selected and would be invited for the inaugural Deen Dayal SPARSH Award Ceremony to be held on 20th March 2018 in National Media Center, New Delhi.
  6. No travelling expenses would be given by Department of Posts for attending the function and all such expenses have to be borne by the participant themselves.
  1. Εvery entry must be accompanied with information about Place, clearly filled in the comments column. Entries missing these details would not be considered.
  2. There is no monetary prize involved for participating in the Quiz.
  3. Department of Posts reserves the right to reject any entry, which it does not feel, is suitable or appropriate or which does not confirm to any of the conditions listed above.
  4. Once a winner is declared, the winner will need to revert to confirmation email within immediately (same day) or another winner will be chosen.
  5. All disputes/ legal complaints are subject to jurisdiction of Delhi only. Expenses incurred for this purpose will be borne by the parties themselves.