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The Minister for Communications recently inaugurated AMRITPEX 2023 in New Delhi.
About AMRITPEX 2023:
- AMRITPEX 2023 is a National Philatelic Exhibition organized by the Department of Posts, Ministry of Communications, and its stakeholders are the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, and the Philatelic Congress of India.
- The exhibition’s objective is to introduce Philately to the new generation, showcasing India’s History, Culture, Art, and Heritage through stamps and digital exhibits.
- The exhibition will feature a Wall of Philately, Mascot- VR Rooms, Digital Charkha, and Digital Kiosks.
- The exhibition’s themes include Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, Women Power, Youth Power, Nature and Wildlife, and Culture and History.