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Telegraph Department

 

ENQUIRY 25267752
T. Nagar-Head Post Office
15, Sivagnanam Road, T. Nagar, Chennai 600 017.

24340123

   

Postal Information

POST CARD :
For a Single Post Card 0.50
For a Reply Paid Post Card 1.00
POST CARD CONTAINING PRINTED COMMUNICATION :
Printed Post Card 3.00
Competition Post Card 5.00
Inland Letter 2.00
LETTERS :
For weight Not Exceeding 20 gms 4.00
For Every Additional 20 gms or Fraction thereof 4.00
BOOK PATTERN AND SAMPLE PACKETS :
For the First 50 gms or Fraction thereof 3.00
For Every Additional 50 gms or Fraction thereof in Excess of 50 Gms 4.00
BOOK PACKETS CONTAINING PRINTED BOOKS :
For first 100 gms or part thereof 1.00
BOOK PACKETS CONTAINING PERIODICALS :
For first 100 gms or part thereof 2.00
Every additional 100 Gms. Or part thereof (Max. 5 Kg.) 3.00
PARCEL :
For a weight not exceeding  500 Gms 16.00
For Every 500 gms or Fraction thereof in Exceeding 500 Gms 15.00
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT :
Fee of an Acknowledgement  3.00
VPP :
Upto Rs.20/- 2.00
Exceeding Rs.20/- but upto Rs.50/- 3.00
Above Rs.50/- 5.00
DEMURRAGE CHARGES PER ARTICLES PER DAY :
VPP Letters 1.00
VP Parcels 2.00
Inquiry fee for VP Articles 0.50
MONEY ORDERS :
Money Order form 0.25
Charges for Rs.20/- 1.00
For every additional Rs.20/- or part thereof 1.00
REGISTERED NEWSPAPERS :
For a single copy weight not exceeding 50 gms 0.25
For a weight exceeding 50 gms but not exceeding 100 Gms 0.50
For every additional 100 gms or Fraction thereof in exceeding 100 gms  0.20
For more than one copy of the same issue of a registered newspaper being carried in the same packet weight not exceeding 100 gms 0.50
For every additional 100 gms or Fraction thereof exceeding 100 gms  0.20
REGISTRATION :
Fee for the Registration 17.00
Concessional fee for registration of a value payable book packet containing printed books the value of which does not exceed Rs. 50 2.50
INDIAN POSTAL ORDER :
IPO Commission
For Re. 1/- 1.00
For Rs. 2/-  1.00
For Rs. 5/-  1.00
For Rs. 7/-  1.00
For Rs. 10/-  1.00
For Rs. 20/-  2.00
For Rs. 50/-  5.00
For Rs. 100/-  10.00