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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Postage Stamps of Pakistan - 2018


 
09 February, 2018: Green Pakistan Programme Commemorative Postage Stamp
05 March, 2018: 75 Years of Army Burn Hall College Abbottabad
9 June, 2018: PAKISTAN & AZERBAIJAN JOINT ISSUE, Commemorative Postage Stamp and Souvenir Sheet
09 June, 2018: 18th Meeting Of The Council Of Heads Of State Of Shanghai Cooperation Organization Qingdao Summit, 2018, Commemorative Postage Stamp
14 June, 2018: 60th Anniversary of Urdu Dictionary Board 
Commemorative Postage Stamp 
01 July, 2018: 70 Years Of Excellence State Bank of Pakistan (1948-2018) Commemorative Postage Stamp 


Martyrs' Day (Youm-e-Shuhada-e-Kashmir) is observed on both sides of the LOC (The term Line of Control (LoC) refers to the military control line between the Indian and Pakistani controlled parts of the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir—a line which does not constitute a legally recognized international boundary, but is the de facto border. Originally known as the Cease-fire Line, it was redesignated as the "Line of Control" following the Simla Agreement, which was signed on 3 July 1972. The part of the former princely state that is under Indian control is known as the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The Pakistani-controlled part is divided into Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit–Baltistan. The northernmost point of the Line of Control is known as NJ9842. The India–Pakistan border continues from the southernmost point on the LoC.) in remembrance of the people killed on 13 July 1931 in the region. On the day Kashmiris were agitating outside the jail premises at Srinagar where Abdul Qadeer was tried on the charge of terrorism and inciting public against the Maharaja of Kashmir were attacked by Dogra state forces, following which various communal incidents took place in the region resulting in atrocities by various communities. [Wikipedia]
13 July, 2018: Kashmir Martyr's Day (Atrocities in IOK) Commemorative Postage Stamp
Since independence of Pakistan and India from the British rule in 1947, the unresolved issue of Kashmir has been a bone of contention between India and Pakistan. Since Kashmir being a Muslim majority, its blatant occupation by India is a serious issue, Despite UN resolution on the subject, India has always desisted from holding free plebiscite to decide the fate of Kashmir Muslims, a majority of which wishes to cede to Pakistan. Over the years, the struggle for independence by Kashmiri Muslims has geared up and a large number of Kashmiris have been killed by Indian occupation forces. Pakistan supports the just struggle of the Kashmiri Muslims and has taken the issue on all major international forums. Albeit the world conscious is asleep since..

24July, 2018: 100 Years Of Mama Parsi Girls' Secondary School Karachi ( 1918-2018) Commemorative Postage Stamp
24 November, 2018: Jamsheed Marker, Ex-Ambassador Born:- November 24, 1922, Quetta Died:- June 21, 2018, Karachi, Commemorative Postage Stamp
27 November, 2018: On The 10th Edition of International Defence Exhibition and Seminar - Ideas 2018, Defence Export Promotion Organization Commemorative Postage Stamp
09 December, 2018: International Anti corruption Day, Carrying message “UNITED AGAINST CORRUPTION FOR PROSPEROUS PAKISTAN”
24 December, 2018: Silver Jubilee Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute Of Engineering Sciences and Technology (1993-2018) Commemorative Postage Stamps
26 December 2018: 50 Years Of Crescent Model Higher Secondary School Lahore (1968-2018) Commemorative Postage Stamps

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