Monday, January 26, 2015

IP postings in Hyderabad Region.

Sri P.Sonelal Patel IP ( C&PG) Medak division Medak has been transferred as IP Bodhan  sub- division vide PMG Hyderabad memo no. PMG (H)/ST/6-5/IP/2014 dated 21.01.2015.

Republic day wishes to all the members and track viewers


Sunday, January 25, 2015

Retirement in the month of January 2015

Following officers are retiring from Govt. Service on superannuation on 1/1/2015.

Sl. No.
Name of Officer
Shri Gabrial John Samuel
Member (O)
Shri R. S. Mishtra
DPS (HQ) O/O CPMG, Shimla
Shri Ramji Lal Meena
SSPOs, Hossar Division, Hossar 
Shri J. S. Patil
APMG (Rectt) o/o CPMG, Mumbai
Shri Nityanand Pathak

Shri M. Srirangan
SSPOs, Salem Div., Salem
Tamil Nadu
Shri Dharam Singh Rana
APMG (TG) o/o CPMG, Lucknow 
Uttar Pradesh
Shri Banchanidhi Mishra
SSPOs Behrampur Div. Behrampur
Shri Mahadev Basak
SSRM ‘WB’ Division, Howrah
West Bengal
Shri Vageesh Varora

Shri G. Suryanarayana
ADPS (Mkg) o/o CPMG, Hyderabad
Andhra Pradesh
Ms. Jhara Tokdar
Dy. Director o/o Director PLI Kolkatta
West Bengal
Shri P. V. Suryayaprakash Rao
SPOs, Amalapuram Div, Amlapuram.
Andhra Pradesh

AP Circle association wishes them a very happy, healthy and long retired life. 

India Post honours Mumbai's dabbawala

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Mahesh Zagade, Transport Commissioner, Maharashtra, releases the Special Cover on “Mumbai's Dabbawalas” in the presence of Raghunath Medge, President , Mumbai Dabbawala Association at the GPO Mumbai on Friday. Dr. V. Vinodkumar, DPS (HQ) o/o CPMG Mumbai, shri  VVSN Reddy Director Mumbai GPO are also seen in picture.


Maharashtra Postal Circle (India Post) released a special cover on Mumbai’s dabbawalas on Friday in recognition of their service — delivering fresh, home-cooked food to office-goers across Maximum City with precision. 

Maharashtra Transport Commissioner Shri Mahesh Zagade released the special cover at the Mumbai General Post Office here during a three-day philately exhibition, Mumbaipex 2015, which showcases shared heritage and culture.

Nearly 5,000 dabbawalas operate across Mumbai, delivering food to their customers on time using a unique identity code to sort the nearly two lakh lunchboxes.

Shri Zagade commended the dabbawalas for their service to society, and said the logistics of their operation was so sophisticated that it had become part of management studies in reputable institutions. The accurate delivery system was a case study at the Indian Institute of Management and Harvard Business School.

Shri Raghunath Medge, President, Mumbai Dabbawala Association, said the unique identification code developed by the dabbawalas was inspired by the pin code. Mumbaipex 2015 showcases rare collections of 25 philatelists

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Bi-monthly meetings with PMsG

The following bi-monthly meetings were held with the PMG Kurnool and PMG Visakhapatnam

1 PMG Kurnool on 21-01-2015.

i. items taken up: Non-drawl of HRA to IP Dharmavaram sub division.
ii. In-sufficient accommodation to IP Piler, IP Madakasira & Rayachoti sub divisions.

iii. (Old items):IO/PO Incentives release & RPLI incentives:

Attended: S. Prasad Rao, C/S & P. Umamaheshwar IP Dharmavaram sub-division.  

2 PMG Visakhapatnam on 23-01-2015.

i. Items taken up: Provision of power inverters to sub divisional heads,
ii. supply of batteries to lap tops supplied long back,
iii. (Old items) IO/PO Incentives release & RPLI incentives:

Attended: S. Prasad Rao, C/S & K. Sriramulu ASP (R) Visakhapatnam division.

Both the PMsG have responded well and assured to settle the problems ventilated  Let us wait for written reply from the ROs.

Reallotments in the cadre of PS Group "B" in AP Circle

Circle Office, Hyderabad vide memo no ST/12-1/2013-14/II dated 23.01.2014 has ordered the following re-allotments in the cadre of PS Group"B" cadre.

1. Sri SMSSV Prasad, SPOs Rajahmundry is re-allotted to Vijayawada Region at request vice post vacant. The officer will be relieved to join in Vijayawada region only in the month of April 2015.

2. Sri K.Venkateswara Rao AD Vadodra region, Gujarat circle on re-allotment to AP Circle is allotted to Visakhapatnam region against the retirement vacancy of SPos Amalapuram which will arise on 31.01.2015 A/N.

AP circle is champion in All India Postal Cricket Tournament.

The 28th All India Postal Cricket Tournament has come to an end with the final match held  between Andhra Pradesh & Tamil Nadu at Port Stadium, Visakhapatnam.   

Andhra Pradesh Team batted first and scored 276 runs for 6 wickets in 40 overs, whereas Tamilnadu chased the score in 32.4 overs and scored 193 all out. Hence the Champions of 28th All India Postal Cricket Tournment are ANDHRA PRADESH team. The runners are Tamilnadu and the third place has gone to West Bengal.

Valedictory function was held at 4.30 PM on 23.01.2015 at Golden Jubilee outdoor stadium (Port Stadium).  Sri M.T. Krishna Babu, I.A.S., Chairman, Visakhapatnam Port Trust has  graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Smt. Sharda Sampath, IPoS, Postmaster General, Visakhapatnam Region, Sri Lalitendu Pradhan, Postmaster General, Siluguri & North Bengal Region, Dr.Sri Vennam Upender, Director Postal Services, Visakhapatnam Region and Sri Pawankumar Singh, DPS(Hqrs), Odissa Circle were also present.

Score details are as follows: 

Man of the Final Match : Sri. S Kranthi Kumar (Scored 125 runs) of AP

Highest wicket taker in Final match: Sri. K Rajesh (2/54) of AP 

Best bowler of tournament : Ajay Kumar from AP                      

Best Batsmen : Sri Selva Ganapathi

All Rounder of the Tournment : Sohan Gosh (WB)

Man of the tournament : S Kranthi Kumar, AP

Discontinuance of CRF stamps

As per the Dte letter no 6-4/2006-PO(pt) dt -----01-2015, CRF stamps  of all denominations are to be discontinued with effect from 01-04-2015 (Except Rs 200- denomination) which will be discontinued from 31-12-2015)