No restrictions on Retail booking of speed Post for Delhi and Mumbai.
Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Posts
Mall Business (Development & Operations) Division
Dak Bhawan. New Delhi- 110 001
No. 30-01/2020-D (Pt.2) Dated: 25.06.2020
All Head of Circles
Subject: Restrictions In booking/delivery of mail for/in Delhi & Mumbai due to COVID-19 situation – clarification – reg.
Ref. Directorate letters no. 30-01/2020-D (Pt.2) dated 10/06/2020.
This has reference to Postal Directorate letter referred above dated 10/06/2020 (copy enclosed) issuing thereby instructions lo the Circles to not to accept the booking of non-essential articles from eCommerce companies and Second Class mail, particularly, Registered News Paper for deliver, in Delhi & Mumbai.
2. There has been several public complaints that many post offices are not accepting even retail bookings of Speed Post and Registered Post articles from general public and Government offices for Delhi and Mumbai tendered at post office counters.
3. It is, therefore, clarified that there is no restrictions on the retail booking of speed Post and Registered Post articles for Delhi and Mumbai.
4. Circles are requested to issue necessary instructions to the post offices so that retail Speed Post and Registered Post articles tendered by the general public and Government offices for Delhi & Mumbai are not be refused for booking at the post office counters.
(Ajay Kumar Roy)
DDG (Mali Operations)
Copy to: CGM, Parcel Directorate – for kind Information.