Punjab

Shortage of postal orders at Nakodar post office worries residents

Dilbag Singh | October 14, 2019 03:15 PM

 

NAKODAR Many prospective candidates planning to appear in competitive examinations or applying for government jobs fear losing out on the opportunity as postal orders used to pay the application fee is not available at only post office in the city.

 Postal orders of Rs10 and Rs.20 denomination have been out of stock for the past few weeks. Postal orders are used to deposit fee for applying for a government job or to pay the application-cum-entrance fee for competitive examinations and to pay fee for application filed under the Right to Information Act

Concerned post office employee said that a request has been sent to head officer for postal orders which are being awaited. Postal orders are printed at the Nasik Security Printing Press. The central store of the Punjab circle of the postal department is in Ludhiana.

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