LAHORE: World Post Day will be observed today in Pakistan on Thursday 9th October 2014.
The day is yearly checked on October 9 by 150 nations to recognize the criticalness of postal administration in commonplace interchanges over the world. The development of postal conveyance benefit on the planet in 1874 with the foundation of Universal Postal Services (UPS) in Switzerland prompted extreme social and financial advancement in nations. The dispatch of UPS was the start of a worldwide interchanges upset with individuals now having the capacity to compose letters and post things to one another, paying little heed to long separations.
In a few nations, private and open postal organizations recompense their representatives for their administration on this day with money rewards and occasions. As per the UN, posts over the world in 2013 conveyed 350 billion letters and more than 6 billion bundles all through the world. There are according to UN figures 600,000 post work places comprehensively.