According to reports, D’Light Solar Lanterns will be available in all head post offices in the city from 16 August. Customers can also avail the service using e-payment facility.
India Post has been selling lanterns through identified rural post offices in the Chennai city region on a pilot basis. “It was a huge success and now we are making it available in all the head post offices also,” said a senior India Post official. The inaugural function will be held at Chennai General Post office, near Parry’s Corner on 16 August, the official added.