Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, March 7, 2019, released the first-ever Rs 20 coin. The all-new Rs 20 coin, to be issued for the first time in India, will be out there for circulation in accordance with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Act. New Rs 20 coin is in polygon shape of 12 edges with a design of grains denoting the agricultural dominance of the country.The outer ring the new 20 rupee coin is made up of nickel silver and the central piece is made of nickel brass.The ‘Lion Capital of Ashoka Pillar’ is minted on the face of the coin with ‘Satyamev Jayate’ inscribed below it. the exact dates of the issuance of new series coins of Re 1, Rs 2, Rs 5, Rs 10 and Rs 20, for circulation is yet to be decided.
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