False rumor of U.S. stamp excites Indian movie fans

The news appearing on Indian websites over the Labor Day weekend surely must have excited many of Bollywood’s fans, although the rumor turned out to be false.

According to the website, the United States Postal Service was to issue a stamp honoring the late Indian film star Akkineni Nageswarara Rao by issuing a postage stamp on his birthday.

A first-day ceremony was planned for Sept. 20 in Dallas, said an announcement from the Akkineni Foundation of America.

Unfortunately for fans, Mark Saunders, a Postal Service spokesman, told Linn’s that USPS has no plans for any such stamp.

Read more: Rumor of U.S. stamp excites Indian movie fans – Linns.com.