Strengthen the Unique Bond of Love with "DTDC Raksha Bandhan Special"

DTDC offers exquisite Rakhi Packs, specialized Gift options & online booking this Rakhi Season.

Mumbai, India, August 12, 2013 --( Raksha Bandhan is a special occasion to celebrate the chaste bond of love shared by a brother and a sister. DTDC, one of India’s largest express distribution companies, understands this unique relationship. Therefore, this year too, DTDC has launched the “DTDC Raksha Bandhan Special.”

An increasing amount of of Indians are moving away from their homes for work, education or similar purposes. Raksha Bandhan is a special time of the year when loved ones are especially missed. The special service by DTDC caters to the festive spirit of siblings this Rakhi season.

Customers can send their own Rakhi(s) worldwide in specially designed and secure all-weather Rakhi pouches; so that shipments can be easily identified and delivery can be expedited. This service is available at all DTDC Stores spread across India. Even the distribution operations have been streamlined by DTDC to ensure priority and timely delivery of the Rakhi consignments such as additional on-board couriers for last minute Rakhi bookings.

For customers looking for attractive Rakhi Packs, DTDC has designed exclusive Rakhi boxes with variety of options to choose from; that include -

• Exquisite Rakhi(s)
• Holy thread(s)
• Kumkum
• Akshat (sacred rice)
• A Greeting card ; and
• A Discount Voucher

These Rakhi Packs are available at all DTDC counters in India for delivery anywhere in India and overseas. Customers can purchase the pack of their choice & send it through DTDC at one go.

For the net-savvy customers, DTDC brings an online solution - - that enables customers to book their Rakhi online & send anywhere across the globe. International customers wishing to send Rakhi to their loved ones in India and (the other way around) can order online or contact their nearest DTDC store. Additional gifting options are also available on

“Rakhi is a symbol of the eternal bond between a brother and sister. We are sensitive to the fact that customers demand the very best in speed and safety, when dispatching these wishes and gifts across distances. At DTDC, we are devoted to provide extra care and protection for all Rakhi shipments,” says Mr. Abhishek Chakraborty, Executive Director, DTDC Courier & Cargo Ltd. “This season, along with the Rakhi Packs we have also launched for specialized gifting options; in case a brother in return would like to send a gift to a sister and vice versa,” he further added.

About DTDC:
DTDC is India’s Largest Express Delivery Company offering various services ranging from Domestic to International and Courier to Freight. DTDC delivers even to the remote places in India with the help of 6500+ business partners spread across India. With an employee strength of 13,000 individuals, it delivers to over 10,000 pin codes, handling close to 11 million consignments every month. DTDC has established a significant footprint overseas to over 240 international destinations.
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