A commemorative coin is being issued to mark the 2600th Sambuddha Jayanthi.
It is planned to produce the coin in Silver. It is desired to have a substitute coin for circulation. Several commemorative stamps will also be released in parallel to the 2600th Sambuddha Jayanthi.
These details were revealed during a meeting of the Sambuddha Jayanthi Presidential Operations Committee at the Prime Ministers Office.