India Post on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Stock Exchange for creating financial awareness among public. "This MoU is aimed at creating financial awareness among the public. To begin with LCD TV screens will be deployed in 50 post offices across the country," a communication of Ministry of Communications and Information Technology said.
The MoU was signed by representative of both the departments, Alka Jha, General Manager (BP) of India Post and T Vanket Rao, Vice President of National Stock Exchange. "These LCD TV screens shall be utilized for disseminating financial awareness and awareness on various postal products and services for the common public visiting post offices," the statement said. Besides publicizing products available in post offices, India Post will use the facility to train the postal staff. The statement said that showcasing information about market will help people develop live skills about finances and people will be able to manage their finances better.