State Bank to issue Rs.50 coin for 200th birthday of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan!

The State Financial institution of Pakistan has introduced to difficulty a Rs50 coin from October 17 to commemorate Sir Syed Ahmed Khan.

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was a famend creator, educationist and Muslim reformer of 19th century, who laid the muse of Muslim renaissance in Indo Pak sub-continent, which in the end led to the creation of Pakistan in 1947.

On October 17, 2017, the 200th start anniversary of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was celebrated. On this event, as a way to acknowledge meritorious providers rendered by Sir Syed Ahmed Khan in the direction of the welfare of Muslims of South Asia, the federal authorities had licensed the central financial institution to difficulty Rs50 commemorative cash.

These cash will likely be issued by means of the trade counters of all the sector workplaces of the SBP Banking Companies Company from October 17, 2018.

The steel composition, form, dimension and design of Rs50 commemorative coin are as underneath:

Metallic composition: cupronickel, copper 75% and nickel 25%

Dimension: mm

Weight: 13.5 grams