What is the Mauritius Rupee (MUR)?

The Mauritius rupee is the currency for Mauritius.

The currency code for Mauritius rupee is MUR. The currency symbol used is ₨

The Mauritius rupee was first seen in 1877 replacing the Indian rupee. There had been talks of pegging the rupee against the euro however the Mauritius central bank chief was not in support of this.