Pin Code Week 2022: 5th to 21st January PCW

The Pin Code Week is celebrated every year from 15th of January to the 21st of January to distribute the message about pin code importance.

Every document has a small rectangular box which again has six partitions to fill up the pin code number of the particular place.

This box is generally ignored by the people and left unfilled. This small box represents a steering wheel of the letter for the postal department.


Pin code week 2022 will be celebrated from 15th of January (Saturday) to the 21st of January (Friday).

What is a PIN code

The full form of the PIN is Postal Index Number which is known by the name pin code or pin number. The pin code is a 6 digit’s unique number which has been allotted to the post offices.

It helps a lot in delivering the mail all over India. This pin code denotes the real address and ensures where the letter has to be reached.

How does PIN code work

To work the pin code system very well, the whole country has been divided into eight PIN zones. States of the country are indicated by the particular number and direction wise such as:

  1. Number 1 denotes the Northern pin jones like Haryana, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir.
  2. Number 2 denotes the other Northern pin jones like Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal.
  3. Number 3 denotes the Western pin jones like Rajasthan and Gujarat.
  4. Number 4 denotes the other Western pin jones like Maharastra, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.
  5. Number 5 denotes the Southern pin jones like Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
  6. Number 6 denotes the other Southern pin jones like Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
  7. Number 7 denotes the Eastern pin jones like Orissa, West Bengal, and North Eastern.
  8. Number 8 denotes the other Eastern pin jones like Bihar and Jharkhand.

As pin code is a number of six digits, the first digit indicates pin zones (states or region), second and third digits indicate district (where the delivering post office is located), next three digits indicate the exact post office (where the letter is to be sent).

History of PIN code

The Pin Code is usually used to find a proper location of some area. Pin Code system was invented by the public in the 1st April 1774. At that time it was only the 3 Pins which was in the Eastern and the Northern Regions such as Bengal. It was also in the Southern Region such as Madras.

It was also in the Bombay and rest of the parts. When India became Independent, the Pin Code was divided into 8 Zones. Pin Code system was launched for the convenience of the people to get them the better way to deliver their goods or reach them in a simple way to in some location.

It is essential for the people to get knowledge about the Pin Code which makes every people make a proper and exact location to find and make the things possible for them. It is the way by Pin Code that every people are used to get every information with proper proof and Address of the location.

The government of India has made many laws and order to focus on every activity by which people can be able to manage every task properly and correctly.

It is better for the people to focus on one task then to focus on many tasks for their own welfare. It is better to stay in the right mode for making any task properly and smartly.

So it is required for the people to get every idea to reach to a new corner of the society.

One has to gather every task to be performed for their safety and requirements. It is quite better to handle and tackle the missions in a much better way to manage connected tasks easily.

So every people have to make the location quite comfortably to provide the people ease to find any place.

The government is used to make every task to be completed in a given time by which all the activities should be managed properly without any problem. One has to be able to get every knowledge of the Past for knowing the future activities.

Pin Code makes every people get that type of information by which one can find an accurate Area and Location of the place. So Pin Code makes every people reach their destination within a particular time period.

Pin Code is used to provide every idea and plans to get the perfect region to search within a specific time.

The government has kept the Pin Code to be divided into 8 Zonal parts by which it is very easy for the people to find and search a lot of places with a less time period.

So it is essential for the people to have a Pin Code system with them to manage every activity within a particular time period.

Government is finding to improve more facilities and services for the people to get the activities to be performed in less time to save much of the time for the people to perform another task.

In the Companies, there are lots of different work to be completed with less time by the people who are more ambitious to perform any task faster as much as possible.

There are lots of companies who require every work to be performed in a specific time period. So Pin Code is used to develop the way for the people to find and search the Location and Direction to make the people perform any work in the Company much faster and better.

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