India Post is the official postal service provider in India that is governed by the Government of India. India Post comes under the Ministry of Communications and is commonly known as the Post Office in the common public. India Post is an important part of the country’s communication system and has played an important role in the country’s development.
India Post has become an important part of the life of Indian Citizen by providing services such as delivering mails, accepting deposits under Small Savings Schemes, providing life insurance cover under Postal Life Insurance (PLI) and Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI), and providing retail services like bill collection, sale of forms, etc.
India Post is the most widely distributed postal service in the world with over 155,000 post offices and 450,000 + employees.
Postal Services provided by India Post include Domestic Speed Post, International Speed Post, Domestic Parcels, Business Parcel, Logistics Post, and various others.
Domestic Speed Post provides express and timely delivery of documents, letters, and parcels weighing up to 35 KGs across India. It is an affordable and efficient delivery service that delivers packages in a timely manner to every address in India. With Domestic Speed Post, you get additional features such as:
International Speed Post is a premium, time-bound postal service by India Post that provides international express postal service for delivery of documents and goods across international borders. This service is available across 100 major countries in the world and the booking for International Speed Post can be in almost all the Departmental Post offices across the country.
Anything and any item can be sent in a parcel except for prohibited articles. The parcel can be delivered to almost any address in any part of the country. To post a parcel, just take the parcel at the window of any post office and everything in the letterbox will be registered as a parcel and then send to the assigned address in any part of the country.
Business Parcel is a premium service to cater to the needs and requirements of businesses including individuals and corporates to provide an economical and reliable distribution solution, available throughout the country with services such as door-to-door delivery, volume discounts, COD, and online track & trace of consignments.
Logistics Post is a premium logistics service that provides cost-effective, and seamless solutions to the customers by providing a whole system that manages the entire value chain from collection to storage to transmission to distribution of packages and consignments across the nation. This service uses a special network for carrying and delivering the parcels and consignments across the country using multi-modal transport including air, road, or rail depending upon the requirement.
You can track your shipment/package by typing the consignment number that you get after you make the payment for the shipment. Just enter the unique consignment number in the tracking box and you will be able to track and get the latest update on your order/package from India Post right from your home without having to call customer support or go to Post Office.
Phone Number: 1800 266 6868
Phone Number(International Mails): 1800-11-2011
Phone Number(ATM/ debit card, mobile/ internet/ SMS banking related grievances): 1800 425 2440
Complaint Registration: https://www.indiapost.gov.in/VAS/Pages/ComplaintRegistration.aspx