In August a parcel containing costly shoes were sent to my son from Kolkata. India Post's website displayed all the details till it reached airport. After that they were not bothered. Visits to the post office were fruitless as they do not have United Parcel Service (UPS) consignment number. Strange!!
A new strategy has been developed by banks in India to discourage people from using ATM. And this is at a time when Prime Minister is going all out for zero balance account for every family. No pass-book is issued unless the account holders deposit Rs 1000, the minimum requirement.