PinCode Meaning:
pin code (Postal Index number) is a 6 digit number which was introduced in August 15, 1972 and it is used to identify the location of a place in India. india is divided into 8 PIN zones. the first digit in pin shows one of the 8 region. when First 2 digits put together indicates one of the 19 postal circles. when first 3 digits put together indicate revenue district and the last 3 digits refer to the delivery Post Office. There is one special pin zone(*9) which is used only for army post office(APO) and field post office(FPO) Let's take an example here. Pin Code of pathakot is 145001. 1- Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Chandigarh 14 to 16 Punjab 145- gurdaspur 001- DRC POst Office