A commemorative postage stamp on the 15th Rashtriya Diwas of Nepal :
Issued by Nepal
Issued on Feb 18, 1966
Issued by : His Majesty’s Govt., Postal Services Department, Kathmandu
Stamp design by : S. D. ‘Ashanta’
Type : Stamp, Postal Used
Denomination : 15 Paisa
Colour : Red and very dark blue
Size : Double Decimal 4.06 x 2.28 cms.
Perforation : 14 x 14½
Paper : Unwatermarked adhesive stamp paper
Number : ½ million
Sheet : 50 Stamps per issue sheet
Printing Process : Photogravure
Printed at : Jore Ganesh Press, Balaju Industrial District Kathmandu
- The portrait of His Majesty King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva, in commanding posture, represents Nation’s leadership inspiring courage, self-confidence and unity. The Flag with sun and moon marked on it symbolises eternally aflame torch of independence borne by the marching people.