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Buyers opt for silver notes over gold ahead of Dhanteras

This Dhanteras, people are choosing unique items other than gold to gift their loved ones and themselves too.

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh): Ahead of the festival of Dhanteras, unique items have found its way into the market. Customers purchase precious metals on Dhanteras with the belief that it will bring prosperity. These precious metals are used for gifting purpose and investment.

A huge variety of silver items have been made available this festive season. Apart from utensils, silver notes are among the favourites for customers. According to a store owner, “People have increasingly started purchasing silver after government regulated the hallmark rule.”