Friday, January 31, 2014

Food Corporation of India

Food Corporation of India
Golden Jubilee Year (2014 -2015)
Date of Issue :14.01.2014
The Food Corporation of India (FCI), a statutory corporation, established in Chennai, under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs on 14th January, 1965. Now its Headquarters is situated in New Delhi. It undertakes purchase, storage, transportation, distribution and sale of food grains and other foodstuff all over the country. FCI has played a significant role in the food security of our country and to implement the objectives of the National Food Policy of Government of India.

First Day Cover with cancellation

Department of Posts issued a postage stamp on 14th day of January 2014 having the denomination of Rs.5.00 and a First Day Cover to commemorative the Golden Jubilee celebration of Food Corporation of India.

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