RBI Launches the New Rs.10 Coin
Reserve Bank of India has launched a new Rs. 10 coin. Seeing the inflation and that the smaller denomination coins are loosing their buying power this was a logical step. Also this takes some pressure of the battered Rs. 10 notes which the most used and abused of the lot. The face of the coin is divided into three portions with the centre portion bearing the ‘Lion Capitol’ of Ashoka Pillar with ‘Satyameva Jayate’. The new Rs.10 coin is a legal tender as provided in the Indian Coinage Act 1906, a RBI press release said.