The following is the List of Head Post Offices in Tamilnadu, which received ‘Certificates for Service and Quality Management Systems’ from the “Bureau of Indian Standards”/BIS:
- Anna Salai,Chennai,
- Mylapore, Chennai
- R.A.Puram, Chennai,
- Palayamkottai and
‘Automated Sorting of Mails’ for bulk-mail users has already been introduced in Metros like, Mumbai, Newdelhi, Kolkata and Chennai.
According to the Indian Postal Authorities, the automated sorting of mails and the core-banking solutions with ATM cards-facilities will be introduced in the post offices of Tiruchirappalli, Pudukkottai, Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, Mayiladuthurai and Kallakurichi by next year.
It is notable that the BSNL and the Life Insurance Corporation of India are continuing to be the bulk users of the services of the ‘Indian Posts’, despite the enormous growth of and competition from many private ‘courier services’ in India, especially in Tamilnadu.