INFORMATION ABOUT SRI LANKAN RUPEE
We show the updated today’s value/price of Sri Lankan rupee (LKR).You can get the exchange from Sri Lankan rupee to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Sri Lankan rupee’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE SRI LANKAN RUPEE
The Sri Lankan rupee is the legal tender in Sri Lanka since 1972 when Ceylon is renamed as Sri Lanka. Previously, the Indian rupee was used, which replaced the pound sterling since 1836. It originated in 1872, replacing the British currency. It is used by approximately 21 million six hundred thousand people. You can check the today value of the Sri Lankan rupee and check its price.
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka is an organization founded in 1950 under the name of Central Bank of Ceylon that was changed to Central Bank in 1985. Its goal is to maintain the economic and price stability as well as the stability of the financial system to support the sustainable growth through stimuli policies, advise, commitment and excellence. It is the issuer of the official currency.
Countries that use the currency: Sri Lanka.
Name: SRI LANKAN RUPEE
Bills: Rs 10, Rs. 20, Rs. 50, Rs. 100, Rs.500, Rs. 1000, RS. 2000
Coins: cent = 1/100 of 1 Rs. 1, 2, 5, 10, 25, 50 cents. Rs. 1, Rs. 2, Rs. 5, Rs.10
Issuing Agent: Central Bank of Sri Lanka Web: http://www.cbsl.gov.lk/