Have you ever visited a post office in India? Even though most of them are now modernized, they have a lot of history. 163-year old telegram service has been terminated only a few years back. Along with stamps, letters and other things are almost obsolete lies a new age service. That service is Speed Post. It is one of the most used delivery service in India and offers stiff competition to private giants like DTDC, Aramex, e.t.c.
It is basically a time-guaranteed postal service. Let’s look at why the concept of Speed Post tracking is so popular. When you book a service, you will be given a consignment number which is unique.
Why Track Status?
Many a time, you want something to be delivered in time. It makes you anxious while it’s on it’s way. Speed Post regularly updates all the records of transit history of your package. When you track the status, it displays the current location as well as the history of locations it has been through.
SMS: You can also track your package just by sending an SMS to their official number. So, you would have no problems checking the status even if you have no access to the internet.
Insurance: You can also purchase insurance for your parcels or letters. It ensures compensation for the value of the package in case it gets lost or damaged during transit. This is very crucial in case you have sensitive documents to be delivered.
Delivery Guarantee: India Post offers guarantee for the duration of delivery. It ensures that transit time between certain locations (Like major cities) will be less than a specified time. So in case it gets delayed you have the right to make a complaint.
International: You can also send items abroad using EMS service offered by India Post. It is affiliated with different shipping companies. So you will have a smooth experience.