Beware of these Rs 10 coins circulating in market


New Delhi: This time it is not a Rs 500 or Rs 1000 fake currency note circulating in the market. It is the tranche of fake Rs 10 coins in circulation that have left the shopkeepers, traders and aam aadmi puzzled.

Even though the racket of fake Rs 10 coins was reportedly busted by the crime branch last month, the coins are still in circulation, and small-time traders, shopkeepers and even buyers are refusing to accept a change of Rs 10 coin. Here is how you differentiate fake currency from the genuine Rs 10 coin: