INFORMATION ABOUT INDIAN RUPEE
We show the updated today’s value/price of Indian rupee (INR).You can get the exchange from Indian rupee to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Indian rupee (INR) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Indian rupee’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE INDIAN RUPEE
It is believed that Sher Shah Suri (1486-1545) was who issued the first rupee. Since that moment it is the official currency of the India. Although its independence in 1947, the rupee replaced all the currencies of the autonomous states. It is used by approximately 1289 million five hundred thousand people. You can check the today value of the Indian rupee and check its price.
The Reserve Bank of India is an organization founded in 1935. Although initially was a private bank, from the nationalization in 1947 the bank totally belongs to the Indian government. It is responsible for issue the legal tender of the country.
Countries that use the currency: India.
Name: INDIAN RUPEE
Symbol: ₨, ৳, रु
Bills: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500, 1000 Rs
Coins: paisa = 1/100 of 1 Rs. 10, 25, 50 paisa. 1, 2, 5, Rs.
Issuing Agent: Reserve Bank of India Web: http://www.rbi.org.in/