Do people still avail of Value Payable Post (VPP) postal service?
Do you know about the Value Payable Post (VPP) service that was offered by India Posts? Get an interesting insight into this unique service from this forum thread.
Nowadays, the online shopping and tele-shopping have become so popular that the footfalls are increasingly decreasing in the markets for physical shopping. However, perhaps the mother of all such services was the Value Payable Post (VPP) of the Department of Post during the bygone era.
There used to be simple advertisements in the newspapers about certain catchy products and the people used to send orders through a postcard to be sent at a given postal address, generally containing some 'Post Box Number'. The postman used to deliver a parcel on receipt of the payment.
We used to buy books published by one Delhi based publisher Hind Pocket Books or something like that.
Do people still avail Value Payable Post (VPP) postal service?