In order to ensure safe delivery of Rakhis, India Post has designed water resistant and attractive Rakhi envelopes.
These specially designed Rakhi envelopes, which are available in attractive designs and have an elegant surface finish, are resistant to water and wear and tear for providing higher protection to Rakhis placed inside, especially from rains, officials said here today.
The envelopes also have a special peel for easy seal and are available at all Post Offices In Punjab and Chandigarh.
The cost of the envelope is Rs seven apart from normal postage charges.
Also, in order to ensure speedy delivery of Rakhis, India Post has made special arrangements for collection of the envelopes through special collection boxes at important Head Post Offices, they said.
Exclusive arrangements for sorting and transmission of Rakhi envelopes have also been made in the mail sorting offices, sources said.
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