The Department of Posts (DoP) has been the backbone of the country's communication and has played a critical role in the country's social and economic growth for more than 150 years. It delivers mail, accepts deposits through Small Savings Schemes, offers life insurance through Postal Life Insurance (PLI) and Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI), and provides retail services such as bill collection, form sales, and so on. The DoP also functions as an agent for the Government of India in providing additional services to citizens, such as wage disbursement under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) and old-age pension payments. The DoP boasts the world's most extensive postal network, with over 1,55,000 post offices. Speed Post, the market leader in the domestic express industry, provides express and time-bound delivery of letters and parcels weighing up to 35 kg in India. It is an affordable service and delivers across the country @ INR 15.00 for consignments up to 50 grams. Speed Post has by far the widest network delivering to every address in the country Features: InsuranceInsurance of consignments upto INR 1.00 lakh24 hours booking facilityAvailable in selected offices in major citiesInternet-based Track and Trace systemOnline track and trace service to track your consignments from booking to deliveryDelivery information on SMSReceive SMS on your registered mobile number when your consignment is received at the delivery post office and a confirmation SMS upon delivery.Free pick-upCorporate and bulk customers may avail free collection from their premises through on-call or regular collection service.Book Now Pay LaterNo upfront payment required. Corporate and contract customers may avail credit facilityVolume based discountsHuge discounts for corporate and other regular customers.Cash on DeliveryCash on delivery service for e commerce and online sellers.CompensationDelay - Speed Post charges.Loss of article, pilferage or damage - Double the Speed Post charges or INR. 1000 whichever is less.
Parcel Tracker provides tracking both for international postal services (delivery services run by countries) and for couriers (private companies such as UPS and FedEx).