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Sikkim Philatelic Society participates at SILIPEX-2014

Sikkim Philatelic Society (SPS) participated at the two day Philatelic Exhibition "SILIPEX-2014" held at Dinabandhu Mancha (Tathya Kendra) Siliguri on 10th and 11th February 2014. The exhibition was organised by India Post North Bengal & Sikkim Region with the help of Siliguri Philatelists Society. Ganesh Pradhan (President, SPS), Shital Pradhan (General Secretary, SPS), Deepen Pradhan (Joint Secretary) and Roshan Prasad (Treasurer, SPS) had participated in an invitee  category while Sristikaa Pradhan stood third at student level competition. The philatelic exhibition SILIPEX-2014 was inaugurated by Sri Goutam Deb, Minister for North Bengal Development. The highlight of the two day exhibition was the release of a booklet on Sachin Tendulkar. 52 frames are exhibited during the event that had 12 invitee classes. Sri Uday Mani Pradhan, noted Philatelist from Darjeeling and Sri Surja Kanta Biswas from Berhampore were the judges of the Exhibition.