A commemorative postage stamp on the International Year of Disabled Persons (IYDP) 1981, proclaimed by United Nations :

National Flag of Nepal and Logo of IYDPIssued by Nepal

Issued on 18 Paush 2037, corresponding to 1st January 1981

Design : In the postage stamp, brought out in this context, the emblem of national flag of Nepal and the logo of the IYDP have been depicted.

Designer : M. N. Rana

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : Rs. 5

Colour : Four Colour

Size : 26 x 36 mm

Perforation : 14 x 14

Format : Horizontal

Paper : Special Nonwater Mark

Quantity : 1000,000 (One million)

Sheet : 50

Process : Offset

Printer : Bruder Rosenbaum printers, Vienna (Austria)

About : 

  • By proclaiming 1981 as the International Year for the Disabled Persons, the United Nations has drawn the attention of the world on the plight of the disabled persons scattered all over the world. The main objects of the IYDP are full participation & equal status of disabled persons in the social activities and their rehabilitation in the society.