The foundation stone of the India International Center was laid in 1960 during the honeymoon visit of Japanese Prince Akihito to India. In 1962, the second President of India, Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, the center was initially inaugurated by its founding president, Dr. C.D. Had led. The center was formally inaugurated in 1996 under the aegis of Dr. Karan Singh, President of IIC. Notably, the Gandhi-King Plaza within the center, which dedicates the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. It was inaugurated by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on 21 January 1970. If you would like to buy India International Center Postage Stamps or Miniature Sheets you can visit Philly.com.
9-02-2012: The India International Center Postage Stamp
India International Center (IIC) is a non-governmental organization based in New Delhi, India. Its diverse membership includes individuals from various fields including artists, Educationists, senior Government officials, Judges, Jurists, MPs, Doctors, Ministers, Governors, Social Workers, Journalists, etc. India International Center serves as a center for cultural and intellectual exchange. The Indian Postal Department released the postage stamp of India International Center on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee of India International Centre. The architectural design of the expansion of the India International Center was conceived by renowned architect Joseph Allen Stein.