Wednesday, November 9, 2016

All About The New Currency Of India - Features of New Currency

Posted by Sharath
Entire Nation Wants to Know About the New Features of Latest Currency 500 and 2000. You might see these notes already in your Whatsapp forwards. Here Again sharing with all the salient features of these notes. 


2000 and 500 Rupee Note Salient Features: 

  • Dimension of the note is : 66 mm × 166 mm for 2000/- Note and 63mm x 150mm for 500/- Note  
  • Its called -Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series
  • Without the inset letter / R as inset. 
  • Bearing signature of Dr. Urjit R. Patel, Governor, Reserve Bank of India,
  • The year of printing '2016' printed on the reverse of the banknote. 
  • The new denomination has Motif of Mangalayan on the reverse, depicting the country’s first venture into the interplanetary space. 
  • The base colour of the note is magenta for 2000/- note and Stone Gray for 500/- 

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  • See through register with denominational numeral 2000 / 500 
  • Latent image with denominational numeral 2000 / 500 
  • Denominational numeral २००० or ५00 in Devnagari
  • Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi at the centre
  • Micro letters ‘RBI’ and '2000' or '500' on the left side of the banknote
  • Windowed security thread with inscriptions ‘भारत’, RBI and 2000/500 on banknotes with colour shift. Colour of the thread changes from green to blue when the note is tilted
  • Guarantee Clause, Governor’s signature with Promise Clause and RBI emblem towards right
  • Denominational numeral with Rupee Symbol, ₹2000 / ₹500  in colour changing ink (green to blue) on bottom right 
  • Ashoka Pillar emblem on the right Mahatma Gandhi portrait and electrotype (2000/500) watermarks
  • Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side
For visually impaired

Intaglio or raised printing of Mahatma Gandhi portrait, Ashoka Pillar emblem, bleed lines and identity mark

  • Horizontal rectangle with ₹2000 / ₹500 in raised print on the right
  • Seven angular bleed lines on left and right side in raised print

  • Year of printing of the note on the left
  • Swachh Bharat logo with slogan
  • Language panel towards the centre
  • Motif of Mangalayan for 2000/- and RedFort for 500/- Note. 
  • Denominational numeral २००० / ५00  in Devnagari

This features has been taken from the RBI Website - For more features we need to wait. Please visit the official website for more details - here just for illustration purpose we posted. For any queries or complaints or any copyright content please write to us - we will remove as soon as possible. Thanks. 

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