A Bharat Ratna award is given in recognition of the performance of the highest order in any field. The award is Together by a Charter signed by the President and a Medallion. The Padma Awards were founded in 1954. Announcement of all awards three awards are announced every year on Republic Day, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. Padma Vibhushan is the second-highest civilian award in India, which is given to people who have done special service in any field. Padma Bhusan is the third-highest award in India which is given to people who have done distinguished service. If your hobby is collecting Indian Stamps and Miniature Sheets then Gallantry Awards Miniature Sheets are very important to you. For more information visit here Philacy.com.
28-01-2000: The Gallantry Awards Miniature sheet
The Gallantry Awards were instituted by the Government of India to recognize military and civilian acts of bravery or sacrifice. All the gallantry Awards are announced twice a year, once on 15th August and again on 26th January. The Government of India instituted three gallantry awards namely Param Vir Chakra, Maha Vir Chakra and Vir Chakra on 26 January 1950. On this occasion, the Indian Post Department released a set of five miniature sheets named Gallantry Awards Miniature Sheets. The Government of India instituted three more Aany gallantry Awards in 1952, the Ashoka Chakra I, the Ashoka Chakra II and the Ashoka Chakra III. India’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna was established in 1954.