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Information about currency: Bangladeshi Taka

Currency nameBangladeshi Taka
Dates1972 -

1 Taka = 100 Poisha


The Bangladeshi taka (Bengali: টাকা, sign: ৳ or Tk, code: BDT) is the currency of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. Issuance of banknotes ৳10 and larger is controlled by Bangladesh Bank, and for the ৳1, ৳2 and ৳5 banknotes, which are the responsibility of the Ministry of Finance of the government of Bangladesh. The most commonly used symbol for the taka is "৳" and "Tk", used on receipts while purchasing goods and services. ৳1 is subdivided into 100 poisha.

Currency Bangladeshi Taka was used:
Country From To
Bangladesh Bangladeshi Taka 1972