Delhi University Centenary Coin – India 2022
Delhi University celebrated Centenary on 01 May 2022 . It completes 100 years of Academic excellence .It started with 3 Colleges , 750 students , 8 Departments and 2 Faculties . In 2022 it has 90 Colleges , 6 Lakhs plus students on its rolls ,86 Departments , 16 Faculties , 25 centres and 4 Institutes
A 100 Rupees coin was released by the Honourable Vice President of India on 01 May 2022.
As per the notification, the coin will be a circular 44-millimetre coin with 200 serrations. It will be made of an alloy consisting of 50% silver, 40% copper, and 5% each zinc and nickel, weighing 35 grams. On what will be inscribed on the front of the coin, the notification said, “This face of the coin shall bear the Lion Capital of Ashoka Pillar in the centre with the legend “satyamev jayate” inscribed below, flanked on the left periphery with the word “Bharat” in Devanagri script and on the right periphery with the word “INDIA” in English. It shall also bear the Rupee symbol and denominational value “100” in the international numerals below the Lion Capital.”