Commemorative Coins – India – Louis Braille
A Set of Two Coins ( Rs 100 & Rs 2) released by India Government Mint to commemorate the 200th Birth Anniversary of Louis Braille. A Single UNC Rs 2 coin has earlier been issued by Hyderabad Mint.
News – Coins on St Alphonsa – Booking Opens
The Booking of Coins on St Alphonsa has commenced from 15 Sep 2009 and orders will be accepted till 31 Dec 2009. The two Coins (Rs 100 + Rs 5/- ) Proof set will cost Rs 2000/- per set including Taxes and Postage and the Two Coin Uncirculated set will cost Rs 1400/- per set including Taxes and Postage. The Booking can be done with Reserve Bank Of India’s Mumbai Mint .
News – New Rs 10 Bimetallic Coins
New Coins of Rs.10/- (Bi-metallic) with the theme – “Unity in Diversity”
The Reserve Bank of India will shortly put into circulation new coins of Rs.10/- (Bi-metallic) issued by Government of India on the following theme :-
“Unity in Diversity” as per aPress release dated 26 Mar 2009
The outer ring metal composition will be Aluminium Bronze and centre metal composition will be Cupro Nickel