Post office is the best way to send a parcel or packet from one place to another in India or to foreign countries. Post offices are working under the department of post. It is working since last 150 years ago in India. 

All Indians have huge trust in the services of the post office. The department of posts also provides a tracking facility called postal tracking. The customer can track their parcel online on their mobile phone. Many customers are already availing of this service of the department of posts.

Do you know about postal tracking in India?

If you have the above question in your mind then this post will give you exact information on it.

As I told you earlier that the postal tracking system has already developed or configured by the department of posts in India. The customer can track their parcel through this tool to know the status of their parcel. How much time will be taken to deliver their parcel to addressed?

This tool gives you the exact location where the parcel is present. Postal tracking also gives delivery information of parcel on which date, parcel was delivered.

Procedure to use postal tracking service in India of the department of posts

Here I am sharing the procedure to avail of this service. If your parcel or article will deliver in India then you should track your parcel through this tool.

The ultimate guide on postal tracking in India

01. Find a number that is present on the booking slip called "Article number" or "Consignment number" because postal tracking service works with the help of the article number or consignment number. Article number has two alphabet words at the beginning and end of article number followed by nine numeric in between alphabet words. Kindly see the above image for your reference.

02. Enter the article number or consignment number of your parcel in the 'track consignment' option and put capture which is present below track consignment. then click the search button.

You will get all information regarding the status of your parcel. If your parcel is in transition then you will get the last destination details where it is present. if your parcel has been delivered then you will get the delivery information. 

Link of the postal tracking service of the department of posts in India



What type of items can be tracked by using the postal Tracking facility in India?

The postal tracking facility in India allows you to access information from the booking of parcels to the delivery of the parcel. 
Below mentioned item can be tracked by using a postal tracking facility in India.

  • Speed Post
  • Registered Letter
  • Registered Parcel
  • Business Parcel
  • COD Parcel
  • Registered Packets
  • Electronic money order- eMO

In all of the above items, "SPEED POST" is a fast and reliable service of India Post. It is also tracked using the postal tracking facility in India.

This special service was introduced in 1986. SPEED POST has time-bound delivery and fastest delivery service of India Post. You must use SPEED POST service to book your parcel for fast delivery.