Rupees 100 commemorative coin in Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s honour:
PM Modi has launched rupees 100 commemorative coin in the honor of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The rupees 100 coin is made up of silver (50%); copper (40%); zinc (5%) and nickel (5%) weights 135 grams. The coin bears the Ashoka Pillar Lion Capital in the centre with ‘Stayamev Jayate’ inscribed below in Devanagari script on the other side. The left periphery of the coin will have ‘Bharat’ inscribed in Devanagari while the right side will have ‘India’ inscribed in the English language.