French India


5 Roupies, (1937)

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French India consisted of five settlements in India that formerly constituted a territory of France: Pondicherry, Chandemagor, Karikal, Yanam and Mahe. Chandemagor became part of India in 1950. The rest joined India in 1954. For a more detailed country profile, see CIA World Factbook on India.




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