In view of Pushya Nakshatra, India Post has announced a special offer on September 12 wherein every customer who buys gold coins from post offices (POs) will get additional 0.5% discount on that day’s retail price.
The total discount would come to 6.5%, as the coins are already available at 6% discount at the post offices.
The offer would be available at post offices of UP identified for sale of gold coins.
Sachin Kishore, director, postal headquarters (UP circle), said the post offices have enough stock to meet the heavy rush on that day. He said the payments for the coins can be made through cheques.
The delivery of the coin would be subject to the clearance of the cheque.
However, the billing would be done at the rates when the deal is made.
The gold coins, with a unique logo of India Post, are available at important post offices in denominations of 05gm, 1gm, 5gm, 10gm, 20gm and 50 gm.
These coins have purity rating 24 carat (99.99%) from Valcambi, under Swiss certification and are available in tamper-proof packaging.
The USPs of these gold coins include internationally recognised certification, low risk of duplication, quality packaging, product standardisation, numbering and assayer certificate.