New Delhi. On the occasion of the inauguration of the new Parliament House, the Central Government will issue a special coin of Rs 75.
The Finance Ministry issued a notification on Thursday saying, “A special coin of Rs 75 will be issued to commemorate the inauguration of the new Parliament House.”
On one side of the coin will be the Lion of Ashoka Pillar, below which will be written “Satyamev Jayate”. On the other side of the coin will be a picture of the new Parliament House.
A Finance Ministry official said, “It will be issued by the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA). This coin will be issued as a commemorative. It will be sold at the rate of around Rs 3800 per coin. ”””” The weight of this coin is 35 grams and it is made of four metals.
The inauguration ceremony of the new Parliament House will begin on Sunday morning with a havan and prayers from different religions, after which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally inaugurate the Lok Sabha chamber.