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Indian Post Office Act, 1898


THE FIRST SCHEDULE

(See section 7)

INLAND POSTAGE RATES

 

Letters

For a weight not exceeding twenty grams

Rs. 3.00

For every twenty grams, or fraction thereof, exceeding twenty grams

Rs. 3.00

 

Letter- cards

For a letter-card

Rs. 1.50

 

Post cards (not being post cards containing printed

communication or competition post cards)

Single

25 paise

Reply

50 paise

 

[Post cards containing printed communication (not being

competition post cards)]

For a post card

Rs. 1.50

 

Explanation.- A post card shall be deemed to contain a printed communication, if any matter (except the name and address of, and other particulars relating to, the sender and the place and date of dispatch) is recorded by printing or by cyclostyling or by any other mechanical process, not being typewriting, on any part of the post card except the right hand half of the address-side thereof.

 

Competition post cards

For a post card

Rs. 3.00

 

Explanation.- A post card shall be deemed to be a competition post card if it is used in response to any competition organized on or through television, radio, newspaper, magazine or any other media

 

Book pattern and sample packets

For the first fifty grams or fraction thereof

Re. 1.00

For every additional fifty grams, or fraction thereof, in excess of fifty grams

Rs. 2.00

 

Registered newspapers

For a weight not exceeding fifty grams

15 paise

For a weight exceeding fifty grams but not exceeding one hundred grams

25 paise

For every additional one hundred grams, or fraction thereof, exceeding one hundred grams

10 paise

In the case of more than one copy of the same issue of a registered newspaper being carried in the same packet-

 

For a weight not exceeding one hundred grams

25 paise

For every additional one hundred grams, or fraction thereof, exceeding one hundred grams

10 paise

 

Provided that such packet shall not be delivered at any addressee's residence but shall be given to a recognized agent at the Post Office.

 

Parcels

For a weight not exceeding five hundred grams

Rs. 10.00

For every five hundred grams, or fraction thereof, exceeding five hundred grams

Rs. 10.00]



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