In the first of its kind initiative the Postal Circle launched a commemorative stamp and envelop for Royal Challengers Bangalore. The single stamp is valued at Rs. 5 bears the Royal Challengers Bangalore logo alongside a Cineraria flower. Launched to accompany the stamp, was a special RCB envelop, with profile shots of three of RCB’s key players, Chris Gayle, Ab De Villiers and Captain Virat Kohli set in the foreground of the world’s only solar powered cricket stadium – Chinaswamy Stadium, to recognize this seasons Green Game on 17th May 2015.Commenting on the initative, Chief Post Master General for Karnataka Circle, Mr. Ramanujan said,”This collection of stamps and envelops we are releasing today, is in appreciation of RCB’s efforts as a sports team in India, spreading the message of eco-friendly initiatives.
Accepting this significant contribution to the team, Russell Adams, Vice President, Commercial Operations, Royal Challengers Bangalore, shared on behalf of the team, ‘The team management and players truly appreciate the gesture of the Karnataka Postal Circle and are humbled by their acknowledgement of our efforts in creating sustainable environments. This contribution by the Postal Services to the country is a great complement the commitment to being a carbon positive team.”