New stocks of 2 Rufiyaa coins has been brought in due to the lack of stock by the Maldives Monitory Authority.
According to a news statement released by the Maldives Monitory Authority, the new 2 Rufiyaa stock has been received and stored in the government treasury.
Along with the new polymer currency notes released in the year 2017, the government also released a lighter version of coins into circulation. The government received 2 new stocks in the same year.
Maldives Monitory Authority had occasionally brought in shipments within the past three years due to lack of stock. The most recent received currency stock being the 50 laari coin stock which was brought in August of 2018.