KARACHI (Web Desk) – State Bank of Pakistan likely to introduce the Rs 10 coin in a couple of weeks.

According to the SBP spokesman, the will start receiving Rs 10 coins from Pakistan Mint — the nation’s oldest mint located in Lahore’s Shalimar Town from Monday and it may take few weeks for circulating in the market as the central bank needed time to supply them to its 16 offices nationwide.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had green-lighted the introduction of the Rs10 coin and a revised Rs5 coin earlier in August during a cabinet meeting in Islamabad.