The Government of India has announced a contest for designing the rupee symbol. Contest closes on 15 April 2009. Each entry has to be accompanied by a fee of 500 rupees ($10) and a participant can send a maximum of two entries. Five shortlisted entries for the final selection will be awarded a prize of 25,000 rupees ($500) and the winner will take 250,000 rupees ($5,000). For the guidelines, go here.
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