Gopex-2017, a district level philatelic exhibition was inaugurated on 25 February 2017 at Meghdoot Parisar, Head Post Office, Gorakhpur. PMG Sanjay Singh, Shri.Dinesh Sharma Member Jury, Sri.D.B.Tripathi, SSP,Gorakhpur and Dr. Rungata released a Special cover on Pt Ram Prasad Bismil.
Ashwani Dubey exhibited his collection "World Scout Movement" in Invitee section, receiving Momento .
Shri OP Verma, Dinesh Sharma (Jury Members) and Ashwani Dubey
Mr Sandeep Chaurasia won Gold Medal and Best Exhibit Award for his exhibit Human,Health & Diseases. Sri.Sanjay Singh,PMG,Sri.B.D.Tripathi,SSP,Sri.Dinesh Sharma Member Jury,Sri.O.P.Verma Member Jury & Sri. Rameshchandra Prajapati Incharge, Philately Bureau ,Lucknow distributed the awards.
Arpit Chauraia won the best exhibit award in Junior category