Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates ‘Iconic Week Celebrations’; launches new series of coins

PM Modi and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman have also launched the Jan Samarth Portal, a nationwide portal for credit-linked government schemes.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates ‘Iconic Week Celebrations’; launches new series of coins
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching a new set of coins at Iconic Week Celebrations of Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Corporate Affairs at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Monday. June 06,2022. Photograph: Rajeev Bhatt

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 'Iconic Week Celebrations' of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Corporate Affairs at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi on June 6, 2022.

The "iconic week" is being celebrated from June 6 to June 11, 2022, as part of the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' (AKAM).

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing after launching a new set of coins at Iconic Week Celebrations of Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Corporate Affairs at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Monday. June 06,2022. Photograph: Rajeev Bhatt

PM Modi emphasized on the importance of domestic banks and currency for India's role in the international trade and supply chain. He highlighted the significance of making India's banks and currency an integral part of the worldwide trade and supply chain. He also presented a digital exhibition at the event that follows the past eight-year journey of the two ministries, Finance and Corporate Affairs.