— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 12, 2020
Both sides of this 100 rupee coin issued by the Finance Ministry have been specially designed. On one side of this coin is the picture of Rajmata Vijaya Raje Scindia. On the same side, ‘Birth centenary of Smt. Vijaya Raje Scindia’ is written in the upper part in Hindi. At the bottom it is written in English. On the same side of the coin, the year of her birth 1919 is written and birth centenary 2019. On the other side of this coin, India is written in Hindi and English. On the other side of the coin is the sign of the Ashoka Pillar. 100 rupees is written on the same side.
Rajmata Vijaya Raje Scindia is one of the founding members of the BJP. Rajmata Vijaya Raje Scindia of Gwalior was the leader of the Jana Sangh. She was one of the founding members of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She is considered one of the big faces of the BJP and was very vocal on Hindutva issues. Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia and Madhya Pradesh Cabinet Minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia are the daughter of Vijaya Raje Scindia and Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia is her grandson.
After the issue of this 100 rupees commemorative coin by PM Modi, the cabinet minister of Madhya Pradesh Yashodhara Raje Scindia thanked him through a tweet.
जनसंघ से तन-मन-धन से जुड़ी, आदर्श भारतीय राष्ट्रवाद की हिमायती, कैलाशवासिनी श्रीमंत #विजयाराजेसिंधिया की स्मृति में #स्मारकसिक्काविमोचन के लिए माननीय PM श्री @narendramodi का हृदय से आभार।
अम्मा महाराज का आशीर्वाद और उनकी प्रेरणा आपको यशस्वी एवं दीर्घजीवी बनाए!@VasundharaBJP https://t.co/UZkijq7xjJ
— Yashodhara Raje Scindia (@yashodhararaje) October 11, 2020