Sub post office inaugurated at IIT Hyderabad Campus by India Post.

  • A fully functional postal service window by the India Post
  • It will cater to all basic postal, banking & insurance requirements of the residents.
  • Reduced mailing time with a unique PIN Code of IIT Hyderabad Campus.
Hyderabad, July 08, 2021: On behalf of the Department of Posts, Telangana Circle – Sangareddy Division with its 2 Head Post Offices, 43 Sub Post Offices, and 253 Branch Post Offices serving the whole Sangareddy District (27 Mandals, 647 villages) and part of Medak District (Narsapur, Kowdipally, Alladurg, Regode, Shankarmapet-A mandals). Now, a new Post Office on the premises of IIT Hyderabad Campus will cater to the Faculty, Staff, and students of IIT Hyderabad. It will provide delivery mails which are received from various places of India as well as other countries. Small Saving Schemes which will help all generations/ categories of public, Life Insurances which are more beneficial schemes compared to any other insurance scheme in the market.

Besides these, it will also provide unique facilities like Aadhar Enabled Payments System (AEPS is a payment service that allows a bank customer to use Aadhaar as his/ her identity to access his/ her Aadhaar enabled bank account and perform basic banking transactions like balance inquiry, cash withdrawal, remittances through a Business Correspondent) through IPPB micro-ATM.

On July 08, 2021, IIT Hyderabad Sub Post Office was inaugurated by Prof. B S Murty, Director, IIT Hyderabad and Shri. S. Rajendra Kumar, CPMG, Telangana Circle, in the presence of Dr. PVS Reddy, PMG, Hyderabad HQ Region and Commodore Manohar Nambiar (Retd.), Registrar, IIT Hyderabad. A new PIN Code 502284 is allotted to IIT Hyderabad Post Office. The facility is operational from Staff Towers-1, IIT Hyderabad.

For more than 150 years, the Department of Posts (DoP) has been the backbone of the country’s communication and has played a crucial role in the country’s social-economic development. It touches the lives of each and every Indian citizen in many ways: delivering mails, accepting deposits under Small Savings Schemes, providing life insurance cover under Postal Life Insurance (PLI) and Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI), and providing retail services like bill collection, sale of forms, etc. The DoP also acts as an agent for the Government of India in discharging Central and State Govt. services for citizens such as Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) wage disbursement and old age pension payments like Aasara Pensions. With more than 1,55,000 post offices, the DoP has the most widely distributed postal network in the world.

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH) is one of the six new IITs established by the Government of India in 2008. In a short span of 12 years, the institute has become top-10 in the NIRF and QS with 241 full-time faculty and 3,397 students (20% women). The institute has a strong research focus with more than Rs 435 crore of sanctioned research funding with PhD scholars accounting for about 30% of total student strength. IITH has to its credit 5500+ research publications, 166 patent disclosures, 1440 sponsored/consultancy projects, 200 state-of-the-art laboratories, 5 research and entrepreneurship centres, and 50 industry and academic collaborations.

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