Update August 4, 2015

Dhaka 3-44 am, 01-March, 2021

Government to issue Tk 5 note-coin

Sumel Sarker

Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

Government to issue Tk 5 note-coin

04 August 2015, Nirapad News: The government, not the Bangladesh Bank, will issue notes and coins up to Tk 5 denomination instead of Tk 2 from now on.

Finance secretary signs on the government notes while the governor sign on those of the Bangladesh Bank.

On Monday, cabinet gave the final nod to the draft of ‘The Bangladesh Coinage (Amendment) Bill -2015’ paving the way for the government to take over control on notes and coins of taka-five denomination.

After the meeting, cabinet secretary Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan informed the matter to journalists.

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