Chandigarh: The Reserve Bank will shortly issue two coins of Rs 5 denomination each to commemorate Shaheed Bhagat Singh's Birth Centenary and 100 years of Civil Aviation.

The face of the coin shall bear the portrait of 'Shaheed Bhagat Singh' with the words in Hindi and English. The figures 1907-2007 shall be shown below the portrait, an RBI release said.

Similarly, the other Rs 5 denomination coin shall bear the picture of an 'aircraft' and figure '100' with words 'Years' in the centre and the year "1911-2011" shall be shown at the bottom, it said.


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