Help the Government of India to choose a symbol for the Indian Rupee

Date April 24, 2009

The Government of India wants your help. It has invited the public to suggest a symbol for the Rupee. Just as the Dollar is universally denoted by $‚ the government thinks the Rupee should also have its own unique symbol that captures a sense of India’s history and culture. Listed are 19 suggestions from ET’s team of designers. Please vote for the one you find best. ET will present all these symbols ‚ along with the ET viewers’ preference‚ to the Ministry of Finance .

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And‚ if you don t like these and have a symbol of your own to offer, you may email to the Economic Times Editor at

Find some designs from the ET Readers here:

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