1 Naya Paisa Coin was introduced in 1957 were 1 naya Paisa equivalent to 1⁄100 (रूपये का सौवाँ भाग). Before Paisa or Decimal system was introduced India have the Anna system, where 1 Rupee has 16 annas.
After 1955 Indian Coins were part of the Decimal System earlier Indian currency was part of the Anna system. On 1 June 1964 Naya Paisa Term was dropped and called One Paisa only. Naya Paisa was no more a legal tender in India which means you can’t buy anything with it but still it’s collectable for coin collectors.
- This coin was in circulation from Year – 1957-1961 after that these coins were demonstrated by the government.
- Coin comes in Plain Edge Design
- Face value – 0.01 Paisa
- Weight – 1.5g
- Diameter – 16mm
- Shape – Round
1 Naya Paisa Coin Value & Price