Stamps and coins festival begins


A two-day Stamps and Coins Festival organised by Rotary Club of Vijayawada Midtown and Guntur Numismatic and Philatelic Society on the eve of World Understanding and Peace Day (Rotary’s anniversary) began at SRSV B.Ed College on Saturday.

Inter-school competitive exhibition of stamps, coins and currency notes, exhibition for beginners in junior and senior category, exhibition of rare stamps and coins were the highlights of the event. It will be opened from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the second day on Sunday. Feb. has been designated the World Understanding Month and Feb. 23 the World Understanding and Peace Day to mark the first Rotary meeting that was held on this day in 1905.

 

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