Local News from Sri Lanka: A national stamp show was organized by the Philatelic Bureau of the Postal Department from 5 to 9 October at the Postal Headquarters, D R Wijewardena Mawatha, Colombo 10.
The event was organized in parallel with the 145th World Postal Day. For stamp collectors and school kids, a stamp exhibition competition was also organized.
“At the exhibition premises, you can buy old stamps and coverings for the first day. Visitors also have the opportunity to buy printed stamps and see the postal museum, “the Postal Department said in a press release.