What is the Nepalese Rupee (NPR)?

The Nepalese rupee is the currency for Nepal. The Nepalese rupee is pegged to the Indian rupee at a value of 1.60 Nepalese rupees to 1 Indian rupee.

The currency code for Nepalese rupee is NPR. The currency symbol used is रु, Rs, or Rp.

The Nepalese rupee was first seen in 1932 replacing the Nepalese mohar. The Nepalese rupee currently has 3 different exchange rates. There are 2 legal exchange rates set by the central bank and private banks and there is also a black market exchange rate.