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Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday expressed his happiness and said to have felt proud as Odisha’s Konark Wheel has been featured on nation’s new currency.
Taking to his Twitter handle, Patnaik congratulated the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for incorporating the motif of world famous Konark Temple, also known as Sun Temple in the new Rs 10 currency note.
Filled with pride that the rich cultural heritage of #Odisha finds place in Nation’s currency. #Konark Wheel, the timeless symbol of our art and sculpture, is depicted in the new ₹10 currency note. Congratulate @RBI for incorporating the world famous Sun Temple motif in the note pic.twitter.com/2BmxpnWiwM
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) January 6, 2018
The RBI yesterday in a press release informed that it is all set to introduce Rs 10 note having motif of Konark Sun Temple on the reverse. The note is of chocolate brown colour.