Issue of Coins on Gandhi’s return from South Africa -RBI -India

Issue of Coins on Gandhi’s return from South Africa -RBI -India

The RBI will shortly put into circulation Rupees  10 coins to commemorate the occasion of “Centenary commemoration of Mahatma Gandhi’s return from South Africa”. The RBI  has issued a Press Release on this.

Coins – 60 Years of India Govt. Mint, Kolkata – RBI

Coins  – 60 Years of India Govt. Mint, Kolkata – RBI

One Coins in the denomination of Rs 60  was released in 2013 to mark 60 Years of India Govt. Mint, Kolkata.

The present new Mint at Alipore was inaugurated by Shri C. D. Deshmukh, Honb’le Minister of Finance, Government of India on 19th March, 1952.

With the coinage operations shifting to the new Mint at Alipore, the old mint on the Strand Road was converted into a Silver Refinary for extraction of Silver and other metals. This mint was finally closed down in 1985.

This Mint was the first to successfully process pure nickel for coinage purposes in the continent of Asia.

The present daily average output of coins at Alipore Mint is approximately 5 to 6 million pieces. In addition to domestic coinage, the Mint has undertaken coinage orders from foreign countries. Besides coinage production, Alipore Mint produced different commemorative and development oriented coins for last several decades and even before. It also worked as a centre for issue of gold bars in exchange of unrefined gold tendered by licensed dealers.

This Mint has been producing medals of various types. The well-equipped Medal Department has so far produced using gold, silver, copper, nickel. The medals for defence, educational institutions, social service, badges, token etc. production of Medallions for National and International Film Festivals are also the pride of Alipore Mints. This Mint undertakes production of Medals for civilian & military awards instituted by the Government of India such as Bharat Ratna, Padma Shri, Pama Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, Paramvir Chakra, Mahavir Chakra, Vir Chakra, Shaurya Chakra to name a few.

From:- Mr. Mahender Sharma, Guwahati.

Rs 60 Coin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Coins of India 2013

Coins on Swami Vivekananda – 12 Jan 2013 – RBI

Coins on Swami Vivekananda – 12 Jan 2013 – RBI

Two Coins in the denomination of Rs 150 and Rs 5 were released on 12 Jan 2013 to mark 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda .

From:- Mr. Mahender Sharma, Guwahati.

Swami Vivekananda coin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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UNC Coin set on 100 Years of Civil Aviation in India

UNC Coin set on 100 Years of Civil Aviation in India

A Rupees Five (Nickel-Brass) UNC Coin set issued by India Government Mint.

Coins Civil Aviation India-ISG

 

 

Coins Civil Aviation-ISG

 

 

Coins Civil Aviation India-ISG

 

UNC Coin set on 100 Years of Indian Council Of Medical Research(ICMR)

UNC Coin set on 100 Years of  Indian Council Of Medical Research(ICMR)

A Rupees Five (Nickel-Brass) UNC Coin set issued by India Government Mint.

 

Coins ICMR -ISG

Coins on ICMR-ISG

 

 

Coins on ICMR-ISG

Rupees 1000 Denomination Coins on Brihadeeswarar Temple- RBI

Rupees 1000 Denomination Coins on Brihadeeswarar Temple- RBI

Mumbai Mint Starts the BOOKING OF COMMEMORATIVE COIN  SETS ON THE
OCCASION OF‘1000 YEARS OF BIHADEESWARAR TEMPLE’
Booking starts from- 03/07/12 TO 31/08/12
From:- Mr. Vishal Sanganeria, Guwahati.


New Commemorative Coins – India – 150 Years of Income Tax

New Commemorative Coins – India – 150 Years of Income Tax

The Finance Minister of India released a set of Two coins of Rs 150 and Rs 5 Denomination on 26 Feb 2011 to mark 150 Years of Income Tax Department.

This is the second coin in Rs 150 Denomination issued the earlier one was on Tagore. This coin is a 44mm circular coin which is 50 % Silver.  Its design bears  Portrait of Chanakya, Lotus and Honeybee.

Reserve Bank Of India Coins – Booking Date Extended

Reserve Bank Of India Coins – Booking Date Extended

The last date for Booking of RBI Coins at Mumbai Mint has been extended to 31st Jan 2011 due to heavy demand . The Booking was to end on 31st Dec 2010 earlier.

Booking of Coins – India – Tagore , Dr Prasad , Anna

Booking of Coins – India – Tagore , Dr Prasad , Anna

Booking of following coins closes in Kolkata Mint on 18 Aug 2010.

  
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No.
 
Name of Coin Set
Denominations of Coin Set Price Per Set (All Inclusive)
Proof Coin
Uncirculated Set Coin Set
1.
RABINDRANATH TAGORE (150th Birth Anniversary) 2 Coin of Rs.150/- & Rs.5/- Rs.2740/- Rs.2310/-
2.
DR.RAJENDRA PRASAD (125th Birth Anniversary) 2 Coin of Rs.100/- & Rs.5/- Rs.2740/- Rs.2310/-
3.
PERARIGNAR ANNA (Birth Centenary) 2 Coin of Rs.100/- & Rs.5/- Rs.2740/- Rs.2310/-