No.2-04/2009-Trg.Government of IndiaMinistry of Communications & ITDepartment of Posts, (Training Division)
Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg,New Delhi – 110001Dated : 31.10.20111. All Heads of Circles,2. Additional Director General APS, West Block-III, RK Puram, New Delhi-1100663. Chief General Manager, Business Development Directorate, New Delhi-1100014. Chief General Manager, Postal Life Insurance, New Delhi-110 021
Subject: Renaming of the Postal Staff College India.
A proposal for change in the name of the Postal Staff College India (PSCI) was placed before the Postal Services Board. The Board, in its sixth meeting held on 21.09.2011, after detailed discussion, has agreed that in order to reflect the true character of the institution and its future aspiration, PSCI needs to be upgraded as a National Academy. The Board has, accordingly recommended that PSCI be renamed after Shri Rafi Ahmed Kidwal, the first Communication Minister of Independent India, a freedom fighter and one of the foremost nation builders of the post independence era as “Rafi Ahmed Kidwai National Postal Academy (RAKNPA)”. The recommended actions of the Board have been approved by the Competent Authority.
2. It is, therefore, hereby notified for information of all concerned that the Postal Staff College India, C.G.O. Complex Ghazibad 201 002, and will hereafter be known as Rafi Ahmed Kidwai National Postal Academy (RAKNPA), C.G.O. Complex, Ghaziabad – 201 002.
Sd/- ( A.Kumaraswamy) Assistant Director (Training)Source : http://www.indiapost.gov.in/