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The Central Bank will release dedicated doctors coin of 25 rubles. The decision adopted by the Board of Directors, reported on the website of the Bank.
The coin is made of copper-Nickel alloy, it is planned to release it this year. Circulation will be up to 5 million pieces. Now being developed a sketch of a coin, it promised to provide later.
First Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia Olga Skorobogatova said that the months of restrictions due to pandemic coronavirus will remain in people’s memory for a long time. She noted that for most it will be the memories of a time when had to abandon their traditional way of life, but for some people, memories of the fight against the disease.
“The launch of the coin is our modest contribution to preserving the memory of the courage, dedication and present the heroism of doctors and medical professionals. We admire their dedication and love for his work and the people they rescued and continue to save,” concluded Skorobogatova.
In December of last year in Russia there are new coins of 25 rubles, depicting the famous Russian weapons. The series is called “Weapons of Victory”.
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