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Watch Video | Journey of Indian currency coins through years

Since November 08, the day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, the debate on high-value currency has taken centre stage.

india Updated: Dec 18, 2016 19:38 IST
Hadif Nisar
One Anna coin of 1942
One Anna coin of 1942 (Ravi Kumar/HT)

Since November 08, the day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, the debate on high-value currency has taken centre stage. While some praised the move for it being a step to curb black money in the country, the Opposition came out all guns blazing at the Modi-led government.

As it is the time when most of us are busy talking about the demonetisation of high- value currency, we take you through the journey of Indian currency coins; most of which are not a valid denomination now.

Watch the video below to check how many coins have you used or owned !