Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) has begun circulating the new two Rufiyaa coin.
The new coins were introduced by MMA Governor Dr. Azima Adam in a ceremony on Wednesday.
The two Rufiyaa coin has a weight of 6.20g with a circumference of 25.50 millimeters.
It has nickel brass on the outside and nickel-plated steel on the inside, with the number two on the front face and a shell symbol on the back face.
The old two Rufiyaa coin will also continue to be in circulation.