India Post

India Post Tracking

India Post is a postal service owned by India Ministry of Communications, Known as the Post Office in India

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India Post

India Post is a postal service owned by India Ministry of Communications, Known as the Post Office in India, it is the most widely distributed postal system in the world. Founded in 1854 by James Broun-Ramsay who laid the foundation for the modern Indian postal service, James Broun-Ramsay introduced uniform postage rates and helped to pass the India Post Office Act 1854 which significantly improved upon 1837 Post Office act which had introduced regular post offices in India. It created the position Director General of Post for the whole India.

India Post Tracking

4TRACKING website will help you track your packages and parcels shipped with India Post. all you need is a India Post Tracking number, Put your India Post tracking number at the field above, and click on tracking button and wait some seconds to get detailed information about your parcel including locations and dates.

India Post Tracking Numbers

India Post Tracking Numbers can be summarized as follows:

(# = Letter / * = number /! = Number or letter)

  • A# *** *** *** IN
  • C# *** *** *** IN
  • E# *** *** *** IN
  • I# *** *** *** IN
  • J# *** *** *** IN
  • L# *** *** *** IN
  • N# *** *** *** IN
  • P# *** *** *** IN
  • R# *** *** *** IN
  • S# *** *** *** IN
  • U# *** *** *** IN
  • V# *** *** *** IN
  • Y# *** *** *** IN

Track India Post services

India Post has several postal delivery services, This is the main delivery categories :

  • Speed Post
  • Express Parcel
  • Registered Parcel
  • Logistics Post
  • Registered Post

We will define each service separately, We will start with Speed post because it is the most used service in India.

Speed Post Domestic

Speed Post, the market leader in the domestic express industry, provides express and time-bound delivery of letters and parcels weighing up to 35 kg in India. It is an affordable service and delivers across the country at INR 15.00 for consignments up to 50 grams. Speed Post has by far the widest network delivering to every​ address in the India​.

India Post provides online Tracking for Speed Post Domestic packages

Speed Post International (EMS)

International Speed Post or the EMS, the premium international postal service, its for documents and merchandise. ​India Post also provides online Track and Trace for the International Speed Post. International Speed Post service can be booked in almost all the Departmental Post offices across the India. In metro and other major cities, International Speed Post service can be booked till late in the evening.

Weight Restrictions for the International speed Post (EMS)

The general maximum weight for International Speed Post (EMS) is 35kg. Some countries have lower weight restrictions. The size of a postal article for International speed Post service shall not exceed 1.5 meter for any one dimension and 3 meters for the sum of the length and the greatest circumference measured in a direction other than the length. ​

Logistics Post Service

Logistics Post is a service provides business customers a cost-effective and efficient solution, which manages the entire value chain from collection to storage to transmission to distribution across the India.

Registered Post Service

A registered post is helpful when any parcel or any similar packages needs some kind of attestation so that it can been safely delivered unlike the normal mails. The Post office officers register the particulars of the letter so that it has to be sent on registered email, with the location specified and these can be traced and sometimes a part of the insurance, in case any loss incurred.


Examples of statuses which India Post shipment tracking passes

Statuses
Aircraft take off
Assigned to load plan
Custom Hold
Custom Hold INCORRECT DOCUMENTATION; AWAITING ADDITI
Custom Hold RETAINED BY BORDER AGENCY/SECURITY FOR U
Custom Hold ~ AWAITING PRESENTATION TO BORDER AGENCY/S
Custom Hold ~ INCORRECT DOCUMENTATION; AWAITING ADDITI
Custom Hold ~ INVOICE MISSING/INAPPROPRIATE
Custom Hold ~ ITEM HANDED OVER TO CUSTOMS AUTHORITY FO
Custom Hold ~ RETAINED BY BORDER AGENCY/SECURITY FOR U
Custom Receive
Custom Return
Dispatched for Australia
Dispatched for Brazil
Dispatched for Canada
Dispatched for Finland
Dispatched for France
Dispatched for Germany
Dispatched for Greece
Dispatched for Hong Kong
Dispatched for Hungary
Dispatched for Israel
Dispatched for Japan
Dispatched for Nigeria
Dispatched for Qatar
Dispatched for Romania
Dispatched for Russian Federation (the)
Dispatched for Türkiye
Dispatched for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Irela
Dispatched for United States of America (the)
Dispatched to BO
Handed over to Airport facility
Handover delivered
Handover received
Item Bagged
Item Booked
Item Cancelled
Item Cancelled ~ DOES NOT MEET CUSTOMS REQUIREM
Item Cancelled ~ UNCLAIMED
Item Delivered [To: Vaishali (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: b 2 (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: canara bank (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: cgo (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: dilip (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: nayan (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: pankesh (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: rajesh (Addressee) ]
Item Delivered [To: sandhiya (Addressee) ]
Item Delivery Confirmed
Item Dispatched
Item Onhold
Item Onhold DOOR LOCKED
Item Onhold Held by Customs
Item Onhold INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Onhold ~ DOOR LOCKED
Item Onhold ~ Door Locked-Intimation Served
Item Onhold ~ Held by Customs
Item Onhold ~ INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Onhold ~ ITEM FORWARDED/REDIRECTED
Item Onhold ~ Missed Delivery WILL ATTEMPT DELIVERY ON NEXT
Item Onhold ~ PROHIBITED ARTICLES OR LEAKY CONTENTS
Item Received
Item Redirected
Item Redirected MISSENT
Item Redirected to Big Kanchipuram S.O INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected to Ganeshgarh S.O INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected to Goluwala S.O INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected to Palanipet SO INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected to Patiala HO INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected to Srirampuram S.O INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected ~ INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Redirected ~ Insufficient Address
Item Redirected ~ On Addressee Instructions
Item Returned Addressee moved
Item Returned No such person in the address
Item Returned UNCLAIMED
Item Returned ~ INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS
Item Returned ~ No such person in the address
Item Returned ~ Refused
Loaded
Mail arrived
Not Delivered
Not Delivered Addressee cannot be located
Not Delivered Held by Customs
Not Delivered ITEM FORWARDED/REDIRECTED
Not Delivered Missed Delivery
Not Delivered Missed Delivery WILL ATTEMPT DELIVERY ON NEXT
Not Delivered Missed Delivery-Deposit
Not Delivered Prohibited Articles or Leaky Contents
Not Delivered ~ Addressee cannot be located
Not Delivered ~ DAMAGED ITEM RETURNED TO SENDER
Not Delivered ~ DECEASED
Not Delivered ~ Divert to BO
Not Delivered ~ Held by Customs
Not Delivered ~ Held by Customs ITEM RETURNED TO SENDER
Not Delivered ~ ITEM BEING HELD, ADDRESSEE BEI
Not Delivered ~ ITEM RETURNED TO SENDER
Not Delivered ~ Missed Delivery
Not Delivered ~ Missed Delivery CUSTOM NOTIFIED
Not Delivered ~ Missed Delivery WILL ATTEMPT DELIVERY ON NEXT
Not Delivered ~ Missed Delivery-Deposit
Not Delivered ~ PROHIBITED ARTICLES OR LEAKY CONTENTS
Not Delivered ~ Prohibited Articles or Leaky Contents
Not Delivered ~ UNCLAIMED ITEM FORWARDED/REDIRECTED
Not Delivered ~ Unclaimed ITEM FORWARDED/REDIRECTED
Not loaded
Out for Delivery
Received
Received Receptacle from abroad
Send receptacle abroad (Otb)
Transhipment
Transport leg completed