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Have these Rs 200, Rs 500, Rs 2000, other notes? Do this with your torn currency notes! Beware, your claim can be rejected too
Tue, Jan 29, 2019
The soiled notes are those that have become dirty due to usage and may also be torn - sometimes two pieces of these bank notes are pasted together - which means two pieces of belonging to a same note are stuck together to form an entire note.
Good news for govt! Makeover for Rs 100, Rs 200, Rs 500, Rs 2,000 notes will help RBI in getting more dividend
Wed, Nov 21, 2018
While this is good news in terms of citizens perspective, interestingly, if varnished notes come in the picture even RBI and government are bound to benefit from it as well.
Indians back to hoarding cash; all you want to know
Thu, Apr 26, 2018
Currency withdrawals in the January-March quarter stood at 1.4 trillion rupees, about 27 percent more than in same quarter of 2016. Overall, the currency in circulation stood at 18.9 trillion rupees as of April 20, 18.9 percent up since the beginning of last October when withdrawals began to gather pace.
New Rs 100 coin coming soon; All you need to know
Tue, Sep 12, 2017
Rs 100 coins will be launched in two format first one baring the mark of Dr. M. S. Subbulakshmi and the second one barring of Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Birth Centenary.
RBI to issue Rs 200 note from tomorrow; Here's how it looks, features
Thu, Aug 24, 2017
The Rs 200 notes is the only missing currency in lower end of denomination series as per RBI - which is why it will issue this banknotes from August 25, 2017.
WATCH: What's new in RBI's new series of Rs 500 notes
Tue, Jun 13, 2017
RBI has been issuing banknotes in Mahatma Gandhi series from time to time and now it had introduced a new batch of Rs 500 banknotes.
Demonetisation 'biggest scam of 2016': Chidambaram
Sun, Feb 12, 2017
"I am sorry to make the prediction that 2016-17 will end with growth (rate) between 6 and 6.5 per cent, a good one per cent down from the earlier estimate and that means a hit of Rs 1.5 lakh crore on GDP. The GDP this year is Rs 150 lakh crore, so one per cent hit is Rs 1.5 lakh crore," Chidambaram said at a function here today.
RBI to declare ''verified'' figure on post-demonetisation deposits
Sat, Feb 11, 2017
"There are tens of thousands of bank branches and 4,000 currency chests. We need to be careful and try that this is a number which is not a mere estimate but a verified number both physically and in the accounting sense," Patel added when asked about the estimated amount of old currency notes that have come back.
Budget 2017: Govt to borrow more than originally planned
Thu, Jan 26, 2017
That is raising concern among some economists and investors that the government will take too many fiscal risks.
Govt pressed ahead with demonetisation despite concerns, RBI tells parliament
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
The central bank in a writtenn testimony to the parliament said that they had warned the government of the "possible inconvenience to the public for some time".
Nearly Rs 6 lakh crore withdrawn up to December 19, RBI says
Wed, Dec 21, 2016
In this period, the Reserve Bank has issued to the banks and their branches, for distribution to the public, a total of 22.6 billion pieces of notes of various denominations of which 20.4 billion pieces belonged to small denominations of ₹ 10, 20, 50 and 100s and 2.2 billion belonged to higher denominations of ₹ 2000 and ₹ 500.
Government to amend RBI Act to annul old Rs 500, Rs 1000 currency notes
Sun, Dec 11, 2016
The government is likely to amend the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Act to extinguish the validity of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes printed before November 9 and a reference to this effect would be made in the upcoming Budget 2017-18.
Rs 11.85 crore back but RBI has supplied only Rs 3.81 lakh crore worth of currency
Wed, Dec 07, 2016
Gandhi said, "The motivations for the demonetisation decision are to deal with the problem of high quality counterfeit notes in these denominations and unearth black money that may be held in cash."
Demonetisation: A timeline of flip-flops since November 8
Mon, Nov 28, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shocked the country on November 8 by abolishing 500 and 1,000 rupee notes, which accounted for 86% of the cash in circulation. The move was aimed at cracking down on the shadow economy, but has brought India`s cash economy to a virtual standstill.