27 June 2015
86TH SESSION OF INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC), New Delhi 25.3.1983
The stamp shows Acropolis of Athens. The first day cover shows the emblems of the IOA and the IOC.
86TH SESSION OF INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC). The first Olympic games were held in 1896. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is the supreme body for Olympic Sports and Games.
The 86th Session of International Olympic Committee is being held in New Delhi from 21st to 28th March 1983. This is the first time that a session of the IOC is being held in India. Many important decisions, including that on Eligibility Code for participants in the Olympic games, with far reaching effects, are likely to be taken during the course of the Session in New Delhi. The main Session will be held from 25th to 28th March 1983, but IOC has also held meetings of the Executive Board on 23rd and 24th March 1983.