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Silver coins dating back to early 1900s found in Rajasthan riverbank

Jun 19, 2017 13:51 IST
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In a bizarre incident, silver coins dating back to the early 1990s were found near banks of the Banganga river in Bharatpur’s Bhusawar in Rajasthan. The coins are believed to belong to the years between 1904-1919. As news spread about the coins in the riverbank, locals rushed to the spot to collect them. A resident of Bharatpur said that after getting the information about the coins, villagers rushed to the spot and started searching for the coins. Labourers working on the plot decamped with some of these coins.