The Finance Ministry issued a notification announcing the new 20-rupee coin.(New 20 rupees coin introduced by Modi Sarkar)
Unlike the circular 10-rupee coin, which is also 27 mm in diameter and has 100 serrations on its edge, the 20-rupee coin will not have any marks on its edge.
But like the 10-rupee coin, it will be two-toned. While the outer ring will be 65 per cent copper, 15 per cent zinc and 20 per nickel, the inner disc will be 75 per cent copper, 20 per cent zinc and five percent nickel.
The request of the visually impaired people are taken into consideration. The new currency will be easy to detect. The outside diameter of the coin will be 27 mm and will weigh 8.54 grams confirmed by the finance ministry. The 20 rupees coin will be shaped like a 12 – edged polygon ( dodecagon). The face of the coin will have a lion capital of Ashoka Pillar with the legend Satyamev Jayate below. The coin will have a complete design theme of grains representing agricultural growth in our country. other coins like 1, 2, 5, 10 will be round in shape and will have the same design theme as the 20 rupees coin.