Jamshedpur, June 17: Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday launched Jamshedpur parcel hub, the post shoppe of Jamshedpur general post office, postman mobile app and e-stamping of non-judicial stamp during a function at the Michael John auditorium in Bistupur. Minister also launched 650 LWE Mobile Tower, laid foundation of Technical and administrative building online, 2.5 NGA and 0.5 KNGM line of BIT Mesra was also started.
The postman mobile App inaugurated by Ravi Shankar Prasad will help users not to visit the post office any more. They can now get postage stamps and envelopes delivered at their doorstep.
A new mobile app, launched by the postal department, not only introduces residents to their postman, but also allows them to order stamps and envelopes. Once residents enter their area, the app, called My Postman, throws up the name, number and photo of that area’s postman.
The app will help people provide information as to when will the postman deliver the speed post, registered post and parcel.
People will also get to know online about the location of the goods they have speed post or register. In Jharkhand the service began from Jamshedpur.
Later in the day, Ravi Shankar Prasad will meet the representatives of Chamber of Commerce, IT companies and doctors, lawyers and social workers at SNTI Auditorium in Bistupur. .