Eastern India Philatelists’ Association organized National Philatelic Exhibition on Nature and Environment “Naturepex-2016” at KIIT International School, Bhubaneswar from 30.09.2016 to 02.10.2016
Inauguration of Naturepex 2016 at KIIT International School, Bhubaneshwar by Hon'ble Governor of Odisha, His Excellency Dr. S. C. Jamir on 30th September.
The colourful inaugural ceremony with Odishi dance by the International dancers of Rudrakshya Foundation during the National Philatelic Exhibition on Nature and environment, Naturepex-2016 at KIIT International School, Bhubaneswar was one of the best attraction.
The significant event of the second day of Naturepex-2016, National Philatelic Exhibition is the carried Cover.
The special Postal covers were carried on horse back and in horse pulled cart from the exhibition venue to the KIIT Post Office.
The procession was headed by the band brigade of KISS Students followed by philatelists.
A wonderful scene.
Special Cover on Mahatma Gandhi released on the concluding day of Nature pex-2016.
The Details of Special Prizes awarded during Naturepex-2016 are as follows:
A. Srinivasan - Gold + Special Prize - Best Exhibit Award in Thematic Class sponsored by, Baroda Philatelic Society,
Avipsa Biswal - Silver + Special Prize - Best Exhibit Award in Youth Class sponsored by Gujurat Philatelist's Association,
Subhrajyoti Behera - Silver + Special Jury Prize - Er. D.N. Rath Memorial Award sponsored by Sh. Swarup Rath
Jeevan Jyoti - Special Prize for Best One Frame Exhibit sponsored by Gujurat Philatelist's Association,
AGKM High School, Andhra Pradesh - Bronze + Best School Exhibit EIPA Maj SC Mohanty Memorial Award sponsored by Dr. Tanmoy Mohanty.