Siliguri, 09th January: The World Paper Money and Coin Exhibition is going to be held at the Baghajatin Club Hall in Collegepara, on January 10th and 11th. Currencies from 165 different countries will be displayed in the exhibition. Apart from the coins and currency notes from different countries, ancient Indian, Mughal, Tughlaq and East India Company currencies will be displayed in the exhibition. The exhibition is being organized under the initiative taken by many college students.
On behalf of the organizers, Udyanshu Basak and Devarshi Basak stated that they have been collecting currencies from different countries, since childhood. They further stated that they were are not associated with any organization. They have collected the currencies by exchanging them with tourists from different places. They also collected ancient and rare coins from fairs in foreign countries.
No entry fee will be charged in the exhibition.