The Sixth and Seventh Banknote Issues of Bangladesh

Figure 5

The 2-taka banknote. On the front is the Shaheed Minar (see Figure 6) and on the back is the ‘Doyal’. Found almost anywhere in Bangladesh, and known locally as the ‘Doyal’, is the Asian magpie robin (copsychus saularis), which is a member of the thrush family. The Doyal is the national bird of Bangladesh.

© Peter Symes