1. 5 things you can still buy for Re 1

5 things you can still buy for Re 1

Currency may be crashing, but here are 5 things that you can buy for Re 1.

By: | Updated: July 9, 2015 2:07 PM
Priyanka Chopra, Rajnigandha silver pearls

Currency may be crashing, but there are few things that you can buy for Re 1. (Image: facebook)

With the Indian rupee’s value fluctuating immensely and generally trending downwards, here is a list of products that we can still derive immense pleasure from in our day-to-day lives even though they may provide fleeting pleasure and may actually be harmful for health.

1) Candies

While inflation has spread its roots to almost everywhere, I am thankful that my Cadbury Eclair still costs me only a rupee. If you are lucky enough to spot good-old-time-candies like Pan-Parag, you can get two of these for a rupee.

2) Injection needles

Thanks to the health department, these life-saving-injection needles also cost Re 1.

injection needle, syringe

Syringe (Image: Thinkstock)

3) Rajnigandha Silver Pearls

The saffron blended, silver coated cardamom seeds packed nicely in a fancy sachet costs only a rupee.

The product was widely promoted by actress Priyanka Chopra

4) Tobacco

There are still a variety of tobacco product sachets that come at the meager price of rupee one. I would only be too happy to see their price increase if it would at all help people in quitting them.

tobacco, tobacco effects, tobacco in India

(Image: Reuters)

5) Cigarette

Yes Cigarette lovers, you can actually light a smoke for rupee one. There is a cigarette called Sports that comes at the above mentioned price. Though my colleagues told me that it is extremely harmful for health.

cigarette, cigarette smoking, cigarette brands in India

(Image: Reuters)

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  1. c
    c. mitra
    Jan 15, 2015 at 4:11 am
    5 1= 6 please change the heading ! In india you can buy a revenue stamp also at rupee one. 😆
    1. c
      c. mitra
      Jan 15, 2015 at 3:45 am
      You have missed one item : the old friend Revenue Stamp is still available @ rupee ONE !

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