'Akshya Tritya' is a day being cashed by jeweller fraternity as it is a considered auspicious for buying the precious metal as per the Hindu mythology. Another name of 'Akshya Tritya' is 'Akha Teej' and we will be seeing Akshya Tritya being celebrated on 24 April 2012.
Akshya Trithiya India Post Discount Offer
Post Office is also a sleeping giant like BSNL and it has decided to take banks at their home fronts by launching sale of gold coins which are available in denominations of 0.5 grams, 1 grams, 5 grams, 8 grams, 10 grams, 20 grams and 50 grams of 24 carat with 99.99 per cent purity. This project has been conceived in association with World Gold Council and Reliance Money Infrastructure Ltd. The gold coins are manufactured by Valcambi, Switzerland.
Taking a step forward, 31 designated post offices in the Delhi Postal Circle to include post offices in Ashok Vihar, Civil Lines, Connaught Place, Greater Kailash, Hauz Khas, Janakpuri B-I and Paschim Vihar, among others are selling these coins in the capital. Moreover you get 6% discount on gold coins on eve of Akshya Tritya. More than 800 postoffcies in the country are selling gold coins.
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