Ah, about time Indian Rupee got its own symbol like Dollar $, Euro €, Yen ¥ and Pound £.

The symbol has been designed by an IIT Post Graduate, Udaya Kumar, which was selected by the Cabinet. The whole  story has been neatly covered by The Indian Express, click here to read the full story.’

Moreover, there’s been some criticism as well over the design of the symbol. According to the one that I stumbled upon, the symbol has been derived from the Pound, £.

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