C. Subramanium and the Indian Green Revolution:
Today I have received a Commemorative coin (Proof) from the India Government Mint ,Hyderabad .The coin album as well as the coin image and specifications are given below:
The Front of the coin album .
The details about Mr. Subramanium given overleaf in the Album.
The obverse of the Commemorative five-rupee coin.
Posted on 04.02.2017:
I have acquired the following back-dated First Day Cover (FDC) from the epostoffice, New Delhi, for a premium of Rs.100/- , which has been delivered a couple of days ago:
This First Day Cover (FDC) is titled "C.Subramanium" (in both Hindi and English) and shows his portrait of the upper left hand corner. The Front of this envelope shows a field of green with crops ripe for harvesting, symbolising the culmination of Mr. Subramanium's projects to fruition.
The 500 Paise or Rs.5/- stamp shows his portrait as well. The Cancellation hand-stamp depicts his name "C.Subramanium" in both Hindi and English and is of New Delhi GPO There is an ear of corn shown in the hand-stamp which is shaped like a rocket symbolising Mr. Subramanium spearheading the Indian Green Revolution and putting food on the table of every Indian. The Cancellation is dated "28.11.2009"