Rupees sentence example
Chandra Das states that the crown revenues of Lhasa amount to about 2,000,000 rupees annually.
Government accounts are kept in "Kham" rupees, the "Kham" being worth about five-sixths of a Kandahari rupee; in other words, it about equals the franc, or the Persian "kran."
Frequent interruptions occurred on the telegraph line between Teheran and Meshed in 1885, at the time of the Panjdeh incident, when the Russians were advancing towards Afghanistan and Sir Peter Lumsden was on the Afghan frontier; and Sir Ronald Thomson concluded an agreement with the Persian government for the line to be kept in working order by an English inspector, the Indian government paying a share not exceeding 20,000 rupees per annum of the cost of maintenance, and an English signaller being stationed at Meshed.
Spend 600 rupees at Stockwell's after beating the Fortress of Winds.
As a rule the basis of calculation was 100 rupees from every ten houses, with a To% deduction for those exempted by custom.Advertisement
In 1886-1887, the year after the annexation, the amount collected in Upper Burma from all sources was twentytwo lakhs of rupees.
The amir received an annual subsidy from the British government of 182 lakhs of rupees.
The remedy for this is the extension of factories and home industries; but European capital is difficult to obtain in India, and the native capitalist prefers to hoard his rupees.
In 1818 the latter ceded it to the British in return for a payment of 50,000 rupees.
The value of the imports from Kabul to India in 1892-1893 was estimated at 221,000 Rx(or tens of rupees).Advertisement
Whoever kills, captures or injures an elephant, or attempts to do so,, without a licence, is punishable by a fine of 500 rupees for the first offence; and a similar fine, together with six months imprisonment, for a second offence.
The company claimed io,000,000 rupees as compensation for losses; for the British, the Armenian and the Indian inhabitants of Calcutta there were demanded the sums of 5,000,000, 2,000,000 and 1,000,000 rupees; for the squadron 2,500,000 rupees, and an equal sum for the army.
But it was found that there were no funds in the treasury to satisfy their inordinate demands, and they were obliged to be contented with one-half the stipulated sums, which, after many difficulties, were paid in specie and in jewels, with the exception of 584,905 rupees.
The disaster at Maiwand, and the Russian advance east of the Caspian, prevented the proposed withdrawal from Quetta; but Kandahar was evacuated, Abdur Rahman was left in complete control of his country and was given an annual subsidy of twelve lakhs of rupees in 1883.
This great shrinkage in exchange caused considerable loss to the Indian government in remitting to Europe, and entailed hardship upon Anglo-Indians who received pensions or other payments in rupees, while on the other hand it supplied an artificial stimulus to the export trade by increasing the purchasing power of gold.Advertisement
The currency of Mauritius is rupees and cents of a rupee, the Indian rupee (=16d.) being the standard unit.
He appointed the traveller to be kazi of Delhi, with a present of 12,000 silver dinars (rupees), and an annual salary of the same amount, besides an assignment of village lands.
Five launches built in the Royal Indian Marine Docks, Bombay, in 1905, at a cost of 6o,ooo rupees each, of about 8o tons.
The treaty of 1854 was renewed in 1876 by Lord Lytton (under Sandeman's advice), and the khan received substantial aid from the government in the form of an annual subsidy of a lakh of rupees, instead of the Rs.
In Malwa the opium is manufactured by private enterprise, the government levying an export duty of 600 rupees (60) per chest.Advertisement
The wazir then decided to annex their country, and appealed to Hastings for assistance, which was given in return for a sum of forty lakhs of rupees.
He accordingly, in 1687, entered into a bargain for its sale to Chikka Deva, raja of Mysore, for three lakhs of rupees; but before it could be completed, Kasim Khan, commander of the forces of Aurangzeb, marched upon the place and entered it almost without resistance.
Rust alone is said to cause an annual loss of wheat in India amounting to from 4,000,000 to 20,000,000 rupees.
It is said to have cost 10 million rupees to build, much of it spent on the opulent marble royal palaces within.
Women from the lowest income quartile reported an average of 67 days of reproductive ill-health and annual health costs amounted to rupees 31.Advertisement
In India they could earn 5000 Indian rupees per month which is about £ 60.
For every rupee spent on the new seeds, a farmer can reap up to 5 rupee spent on the new seeds, a farmer can reap up to 5 rupees of crop.
The women are paid 40 rupees for 6 hours work.
Over 30 years it has invested two billion rupees in India's social development.
Krishna uses his last few rupees to travel to a city, which by luck of the draw turns out to be Bombay.Advertisement
I earn about 700 Nepali rupees a week from knitting sweaters.
Even then, the financial demand runs into tens of crores rupees per year.
I wanted some of this and down I went with my ten rupees and received a lovely wet smacker on the head.
For every rupee spent on the new seeds, a farmer can reap up to 5 rupees of crop.
Over 30 years it has invested two billion rupees in India 's social development.Advertisement
Before the tsunami we were earning 100 rupees per day.
Buy a Love fortune from Fanadi for 10 Rupees.
Donate 1000 rupees and then complete the quest that is offered to you.
To carry more rupees, you will need to go to Hyrule Castle Town and capture Golden bugs for Agatha.
He's arrested at the end of the night when he is about to win 20 million rupees by answering the last question in the game.Advertisement
British currency has been introduced instead of Chandori rupees, which were much depreciated.
But of late years there has been an enormous influx of Anglo-Indian rupees, so that these have become practically the currency of the country, even to the frontier of China, and are now counted, instead of being valued as bullion.
These are valued respectively at 10 to 7 and 5 rupees per maund of 82, 2 7 lb.
In 1901 the state currency of Babashai rupees was withdrawn, and the British rupee was introduced.