Published on: January 17, 2023
Why in news? India Post started an evening post office in Bengaluru, the second such post office in Karnataka after the first one opened in Dharwad last year
- It is situated on Museum Road and is an initiative by the Karnataka Postal Circle
- The evening post office timing’s is from 1 pm to 9 pm, six days a week.
- It mainly caters to serve and benefit working professionals ,struggle to courier parcels.
- Services offered are post speed post, parcel booking, aadhaar services, picture postcards, and philately services
- Apart from normal services, people can purchase augmented postcards. Scanning the postcards will showcase the history of the picture
- The entire post office is vibrantly painted with the history of the post offices.
- Note : To encourage LGBTQ artists, the task was assigned to Aravani Art Project.