For the people who doesn't want to wait that long can start using new rupee symbol right now. Just download the font developed by Fordian Technologies. Its convenient to use and easy to download.
- Download the Rupee font (.ttf file) and install in your system fonts folder (mostly C:\Windows\Fonts)
- Select “Rupee” font from the drop down list of your fonts in your application
- The grave acent symbol – ` (the key just above “tab” button in your keyboard) is used to type the new Rupee symbol.