Contest Announced by the Financial Minister of India
srj.vasudevan | 25 Mar 2009

Our Indian financial ministry try to design a symbol of Indian rupees. major currencies of the world having the identification symbols (like - Dollar, Euro, Yen, etc) but we don't have a symbol like this.

Our financial minister SHRI PRANAB MUKHERJEE sir announce the contest to create the identification symbol of our Indian rupee. Indian nationalized people having the eligibility to participating this contest

This contest having seven juries. Three juries coming from leading arts institution, two juries coming from central bank of India and two from reserve bank of India. each participant is allowed to give two entries, each entry having 500 rupees, and an important thing the designed symbol is reflect our historical and cultural ethos  widely accepted across the country, contest is closed on 15 th April 2009.

The winner is selected by the seven member juries, finally five best entries shall be shortlisted, the shortlisted designers would be required to make a presentation to the Jury and would be awarded  a prize of Rs.25,000/- each. The date, time and venue of the presentation shall be communicated separately to the shortlisted designers.

The Designer of the finally selected design will get a prize of
Rs.250, 000/- and would be required to surrender copyright of the design to the
government of India.

This is a great chance to create the new India, every Indian have a pleasure to participating this.