India Post – Government of India Postal System

About India Post – भारत डाक विभाग 

India post is the central department of posts. The government of India operates this postal system. This is the largest portal system in the world. It has almost 155015 post offices all around India. But in India people know it as the post office. The activities of this particular department come under the Ministry of Communications.

The people in India are very much dependent on the services of this department and the post offices. Indian post office offers various marvelous services. Some of them are delivering mails, providing life insurance, giving the opportunity to deposit money under several savings schemes and a lot more. It also offers other services like Rural Postal Life Insurance scheme and different retail services which include bill collection, the sale of various forms, data collection, E-commerce delivery, etc.india post website

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Banking and Remittance

  • Post Office Savings Scheme
  • Money Order (MO)
  • International Money Transfer Service
  • Jansuraksha Scheme
  • Mutual Funds
  • National Pension System ( NPS )
  • India Post Payment Bank

The Indiapost also has a unique scheme for the people living abroad. The name of this unique scheme is Electronic Indian Postal Order. With the help of the internet, people can use it. India post offers various savings plans. These are the recurring deposit account, national savings certificate, Public Provident Fund, Sukanya Samriddhi Account, Kishan Vikas Patra, etc. It also provides identity cards. These identity cards work as the residence proof.

Insurance Servicesindia post insurance

The following are the insurance services in India post department. You get the info on Rural Postal Life insurance, postal life insurance, and more.

  • Postal Life Insurance
  • Rural Postal Life Insurance
  • Pay Your PLI Premium

The department of India post is also a medium of the government to generate different government schemes for the ordinary people. One of the most important schemes among these all is Mahatma Gandhi Employment Guarantee Scheme. This is mainly for the old people. It acts as a pension scheme for them.

Postal Department recently announced the best Post Office Schemes in India, like Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana Scheme, Post-Office Monthly Income Account etc.

India Post Mails

The Mails list for India postal services can be updated here. Get the list of Premium mails, Domestic Mails and International Mails details. Speed Post Tracking details like EMS Speedpost and more.

Premium Mails Domestic Mails International Mails
Speed Post Letter Letter
Express Parcel Book Packet EMS Speed Post
Business Parcel Registered Newspaper Air Parcel
Logistics Post Parcel International Tracked Packets

There are 23 postal circles in India. The total area includes different circles so that they can provide the maximum services to the people. Indian post office provides various services. Each circle has a postmaster to supervise the services. A particular area comes under his jurisdiction. There are also many divisions and subdivisions to operate the works of the post offices.


india post stamps
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Here you can get the list of Stamp details along with the eShop services of IndiaPost. Buy the stamps, Gangajal, eIPO and more through the eShop service. You can also collect the stamps from the India post.

Stamps eShop
Buy Stamps Buy Stamps
My Stamp Buy Gangajal
Collect Stamps Pay your PLI Premium
Buy e – IPO

The government of India introduced a unique project named Project Arrow. This project aims to develop the post offices in the rural and urban areas. It also helps to maintain a positive and friendly relationship among the staffs of the post offices and also with the customers. The project will undoubtedly improve the infrastructure, human resources, and the IT sectors as well. Recently almost 23500 post offices are under this particular project for the betterment of lives. This project came into existence in the year 2008.

India Post Website Address: https://www.indiapost.gov.in
Toll Free Number: 1800 266 6868
Contact Number: 1924
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PostOffice.IN
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/indiapostoffice
India Post Feedback: https://www.indiapost.gov.in/VAS/CustomerFeedback


Postal Directorate,
Dak Bhavan,
New Delhi – 110116 ,