12 Facts About the Indian Rupee That You Probably Didn’t Know

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Indian Rupee: This post will let you know some amazingly interesting facts about the Indian currency.

We know how RBI is the authority which makes most of the decisions pertaining to cash flow and other such fancy things like Cash Reserve Ratio. We all love money. But do we know enough about it?

5,000 and 10,000 rupees notes were in circulation between 1954 and 1978

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After Independence, Pakistan used Indian Rupee notes stamped with ‘Pakistan’ until it could print enough

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One rupee notes are issued by the Ministry of Finance and bear the signature of the Secretary

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₹500 and ₹1000 notes are banned in Nepal

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At one time, 5 rupee coins were smuggled to Bangladesh for making razors

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To type the symbol of the rupee, you need to press ‘Ctrl+Shift+$’

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Cost of minting a 10 ₹ coin is 6.10₹

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It is possible to find out which place a particular coin was minted at by determining the mark below the date of minting

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If you have a torn note, or more than 51% of its torn part, you can exchange it for a new one at a bank

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In 1917, the ₹ was mightier than the $. 1 ₹= 13 USD to be precise

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All Indian notes carry an imprint of something Indian. Like the 20₹ note carries the imprint of the Andaman Islands

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Do you feel wiser by your penny now ?

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  • MaStAnI

    Ctrl+Shift+$ is se mere document me nahi ban raha mam rupee wala symbol…:-(

    • Vaibhav Mehta

      It might be because you are using an older machine

      • MaStAnI

        ok sir..thnxx