Postal Dept’s festivel offer for Akshaya Tritya

Andhra Pradesh Postal Circle Chief Post Master General today announced a special festive offer giving flat discount on purchase of gold coins of any denomination from designated post offices on the occasion of Akshya Tritya falling on April 24. A Press Information Bureau (PIB) release here said the festival is one of the most auspicious days of the year and buying gold is part of worshipping Goddess Laxmi, the goddess of wealth.

The release said six percent of discount on gold coins has been announced to mark the auspicious day. The 24 carat gold coins are available in denominations of 0.5 g, 1 g, 5 g, 8 g, 10 g, 20 g and 50 g with 99.99 % purity.