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150 Years of Kuka Movement Rules, 2012

Published vide Notification New Delhi, the 23rd August, 2012

G.S.R. 648(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by clauses (d) and (e) of sub-section 24 of the Coinage Act, 2011 (11 of 2011) and in supersession of the earlier notification No. G.S.R.667 (E) dated 11th August, 2010 and S.O. 1970 (E) dated 11th August, 2010 except in respect of things done or omitted to be done before such supersession, the Central Government hereby makes the following rules, namely: -

1. Short title and commencement.—(1) These rules may be called the coinage of One Hundred Rupees and Five Rupees cOins to commemorate the occasion of"150 Years of Kuka Movement"Rules, 2012.

(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

2.The coins of the following denominations shall be coined at the Mint for issue under the authority of the Central Government to commemorate the occasion of"150 Years of Kuka Movement", namely: -

(a) One Hundred Rupees;

(b) Five Rupees.

3.The coins of the denominations referred to in rule 3, shall conform to the following dimensions, designs and composition, namely: -

Denomination of the coin

Shape and outside diameter

Number of Serrations

Metal Composition

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

One Hundred Rupees

Circular 44 millimeters

200

Quaternary Alloy

Silver - 50 percent

Copper - 40 percent

Nickel - 5 percent

Zinc - 5 percent

Five Rupees

Circular 23 millimeters

100

Nickel Brass

Copper - 75 percent

Zinc - 20 percent

Nickel - 5 percent

Design

1. One Hundred Rupees

Obverse

The face of the coin shall bear the Lion Capitol of Ashoka Pillar in the centre with the legend^^lR;eso t;rs**inscribed below, flanked on the left periphery with the word^^Hkkjr**in Devnagri script and on the right periphery flanked with the word "INDIA" in English. It shall also bear the Rupee symbol "?" and denominational value "100" in International Numerals below the Lion Capitol.

Reverse

The face of the coin shall bear the combined portrait of Satguru Ram Singh Ji in the centre, his followers hanged on the left side and on the right side standing In front of the mouth of canon, with inscription^^dwdk vkUnksyu ds 150 o"kZ**in Devnagri script on the outer left periphery and "150 Years of Kuka Movement" in English on the outer right periphery. The inscription^^lrxq: jke flag th**in Devnagri script shall be shown above the portrait on the left inner periphery and "Satguru Ram Singh Ji" in English shall be flanked on the right inner periphery. The year's figure "1857-2007" shall be shown below the portrait In International Numerals.

2. Five Rupees

Obverse

The face of the coin shall bear the Lion Capitol of Ashoka Pillar In the centre with the legend^^lR;eso t;rs**inscribed below, flanked on the left periphery with the word^^Hkkjr**in Devnagri script and on the right periphery flanked with the word "INDIA" in English. It shall also bear the Rupee symbol "?" and denominational value "5" in International Numerals below the Lion Capitol.

Reverse

The face of the coin shall bear the combined portrait of Satguru Ram Singh Ji in the centre, his followers hanged on the left side and on the right side standing in front of the mouth of canon, with inscription^^dwdk vkUnksyu ds 150 o"kZ**in Devnagri script on the outer left periphery and "150 Years of Kuka Movement" in English on the outer right periphery The inscription^^lrxq: jke flag th**in Devnagri script shall be shown above the portrait on the left inner periphery and "Satguru Ram Singh Ji" in English shall be flanked on the right inner periphery. The year's figure "1857-2007" shall be shown below the portrait in International Numerals.

4. Standard weight and remedy allowed.—The standard weight of the coins of the denominations and the remedy allowed in making of such coins shall be as specified In the following Table, namely: -

Table

Denomination of the coin

Standard Weight

Remedy Allowed

In Composition

In Standard Weight

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

One Hundred Rupees

35 Grams

1/500thplus or minus for silver, that is to say the Silver content may vary from 498 to 502 per 1000.

1/100thplus or minus that is to say, the weight could vary from 34.65 grams to 35.35 grams.

Five Rupees

6 Grams

1/100thplus or minus for Copper and Zinc, that is to say, Copper could vary from 74 percent to 76 percent and Zinc from 19 percent to 21 percent and 1/200th plus or minus for Nickel that is to say Nickel could vary from 4.5 percent to 5.5 percent.

1/40thplus or minus that is to say, the weight could vary from 5.85 grams to 6.15 grams.