Unlike the circular 10-rupee coin, which is every bit good 27 mm inward diameter in addition to has 100 serrations on its edge, the 20-rupee money volition non bring whatsoever marks on its edge. But similar the 10-rupee coin, it volition locomote two-toned. While the outer telephone volition locomote 65 per cent copper, xv per cent zinc in addition to twenty per nickel, the inner disc volition locomote 75 per cent copper, twenty per cent zinc in addition to v per centum nickel.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today released the novel serial of “visually impaired friendly circulation” coins (Re 1, Rs 2, Rs 5, Rs 10 in addition to Rs 20). Except for the Rs twenty coin, the balance of the denominations volition locomote circular inward shape. Here are the major highlights of the novel Rs. twenty Coin.
- The facial expression upward of the money volition behave the Lion Capitol of Ashoka Pillar with the legend “Satyamev Jayate” inscribed below, flanked on the left periphery amongst the give-and-take “Bharat” inward Hindi in addition to on the correct periphery amongst the give-and-take “INDIA” inward English.
- The facial expression upward of the money volition behave denominational value “20”
- The rupee symbol volition locomote shown to a higher house the denominational value
- The pattern of grains depicting the agricultural authorisation of the province is flanked on the left periphery of the coin
- The transcend correct in addition to bottom correct peripheries volition behave the give-and-take Rs twenty inward Hindi in addition to “TWENTY RUPEES” inward English
- The yr of minting inward international numerals volition locomote shown on oculus of left periphery of the money
As per Coinage Act, 1906, the Government of Bharat has the sole correct to mint coins in addition to the responsibleness for coinage vests amongst the Government. Coins are minted at the four Bharat Government Mints at Mumbai, Alipore (Kolkata), Saifabad (Hyderabad), Cherlapally (Hyderabad) in addition to Noida (UP).
Note : People bring claimed that roughly traders bring refused roughly variants of the 10-rupee coin, assuming them to locomote fake. Last year, the RBI issued a clarification proverb that all fourteen kinds of coins dice along to locomote legal tender.