Department of Posts (DoP) today released a special commemorative stamp to mark the 75th anniversary of Mahindra Group.01 DECEMBER, 2021 | India
Shri Devusinh Chauhan, Hon’ble Minister of State for Communications unveiled the stamp at a global virtual event
New Delhi/Mumbai, December 1st, 2021: Department of Posts (DoP) today released a special commemorative stamp to mark the 75th anniversary of Mahindra Group. Devusinh Jesingbhai Chauhan, Hon’ble Minister of State for Communications unveiled the stamp along with Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group in the presence of officials from the DoP and colleagues from the Mahindra Group.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Devusinh Chauhan, Hon’ble Minister of State for Communications said, “Over the last 75 years, the Mahindra Group through its various businesses in farming, automotive, finance, IT & telecommunications has contributed significantly towards the growth and development of our nation. The Government of India under the visionary and dynamic leadership of the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has taken several initiatives during last 7 years, which have immensely benefited Indian industries and businesses and unleashed their true potential. Among the most notable of them is “Atma Nirbhar Bharat”, which supports home-grown products, industries and businesses. I am happy to state that Mahindra Group is a fine example of an Atma Nirbhar Bharat, which is worth emulating and encouraging for all. I can assure you that the support of the Modi Government, through its proactive policies, will continue in the aforesaid areas. I congratulate the Mahindra Group for their extraordinary and sustained success. I also wish them all the best for their future initiatives.”
Remarking on the Group’s journey, Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group said, “We at the Mahindra Group are truly honoured to have this commemorative postal stamp issued on our 75th anniversary and are thankful to the Department of Posts and honourable minister for this acknowledgment. Commencing its journey as a steel-trading venture seven decades ago, Mahindra was founded with a vision of being a firm imbued with a national purpose and a new outlook. Since then, Mahindra Group has steadily evolved into a global brand, spanning nations and industries. We are very proud of our legacy and are humbled by the opportunities we have had along the way to contribute to the rise of our nation. As we take the next steps in our journey, we are committed to driving growth and prosperity. I take this opportunity to thank all associates, partners and stakeholders for their contributions in our efforts towards helping people Rise.”
The commemorative stamp design features the founders of the Group- JC and KC Mahindra and is inspired by miniature art and uses a modern graphical style to illustrate the various facets of the Group. A closer look at the stamp reveals the various business and life centric activities of the Mahindra Group. In the release function a First Day Cover (FDC) and an Information Brochure were also unveiled.
The Commemorative Postage Stamp, FDC and Information Brochure would be available for sale at Philatelic Bureaux situated in every corner of the country, and can be ordered online as well via e-post office. (Visit https://www.epostoffice.gov.in/).
Founded in 1945, the Mahindra Group is one of the largest and most admired multinational federation of companies with 260,000 employees in over 100 countries. It enjoys a leadership positionin farm equipment, utility vehicles, information technology and financial services in India and is the world’s largest tractor company by volume. It has a strong presence in renewable energy, agriculture, logistics, hospitality and real estate.
The Mahindra Group has a clear focus on leading ESG globally, enabling rural prosperity and enhancing urban living, with a goal to drive positive change in the lives of communities and stakeholders to enable them to Rise.
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