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Finally, Indian Rupee gets the currency symbol

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Some days back we updated you about the final 5 in the race for being the Symbol for Indian Rupee, in which the final was to be decided by the Indian Cabinet. The final 5 were decided out of the 30k design entries received for the Rupee symbol design competition hosted by the Indian Government. The final verdict has been announced by the jury and finally, the Indian Rupee has got the new Currency Symbol. It resembles the English letter ‘R’ with its left vertical […]

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Short-listed entries for Indian Rupee symbol – Final to be decided


Long time ago in August 2009, we had informed you that Indian government has decided to have a symbol for Indian Rupee. In this regards, Indian government invited designs from the Indian public which had to be judged for the final choice. The good news is that 5 symbols have been shortlisted and one among them will be destined to become the Indian Rupee symbol, just like we have for US dollar($), Euro(€) and British Pound( £). On the contrary, a somewhat bad news is […]

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