LIFE

Special package service for Rakhi

A delicately handicrafted wooden box which is part of the Rakhi offer of XPS door-to-door express.  

THE XPS door-to-door express division of the Transport Corporation of India has launched an "Anmol Rakhi'' package for people desirous of sending their wishes to their brothers living in any corner of the world on the occasion of "Raksha Bandhan'' on August 12.

The transport company, which has a network of 300 branches serving 1,000 destinations in India and abroad, has launched this package that comprises a handcrafted wooden box, a silver rakhi, dori, sachets of roli and rice, and a greeting card.

The service can be availed of by just calling the XPS local office or logging on to its website "www.anmolRakhi.com'' and the gift-package would be hand-delivered to the desired destinations.

For destinations within India, one is required to pay Rs. 99 and 10 dollars per delivery for the United States. The company will charge 20 dollars for deliveries to destinations other than the United States.

By Devesh K. Pandey