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World Post Day 2019: History and Significance

World Post Day is celebrated every year on 9 October to raise awareness about the role of Post's in everyday lives of people and businesses. Also, it is important to know about the contribution to global social and economic development. Let us read more about World Post Day, its history and significance. World Post Day is celebrated in remembrance of the establishment of Universal Postal Union (UPU) in 1874 in Bern, Switzerland. It was declared as the World Post Day by the UPU Congress held in Tokyo, Japan, in 1969. The UPU focused on global communications revolution, with the aim that people could write to others all over the world. This day highlights the importance of the postal services. Objective of World Post Day World Post Day aims to create awareness of the role of the postal section in day to day lives of people and also its contribution to the social and economic development of the nation.