According to an article in The Asian Age dated 21 July 2012, the government will conduct a field trial with one billion polymer 10-rupee banknotes to check the possibility of introducing polymer notes in India. The trials will be conducted in five cities—Mysore, Kochi, Shimla, Jaipur and Bhubaneshwar—selected on theRead More…

B287 (P103): 20 rupees (US$0.30) Red, brown, green, and blue. Front: Denomination as registration device; lion capital of Ashoka pillar; flowers; Mahatma Gandhi; RBI seal with tiger and palm tree. Back: Language panel; palm trees, seashore, and lighthouse. Windowed security thread with demetalized RBI and भारत (India). Watermark: Electrotype 20;Read More…

B288 (P104): 50 rupees (US$0.75) Pink, purple, orange, and brown. Front: Denomination as registration device; lion capital of Ashoka pillar; flowers; Mahatma Gandhi; RBI seal with tiger and palm tree. Back: Language panel; Parliament House in New Delhi. Windowed security thread with demetalized RBI and भारत (India). Watermark: Electrotype 50;Read More…

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B291 (P107): 1,000 rupees (demonetized 09.11.2016) Red, pink, yellow, orange, black, green, and light blue. Front: Denomination as registration device; lion capital of Ashoka pillar; flowers; Mahatma Gandhi; RBI seal with tiger and palm tree. Back: Language panel; farmers riding combine tractor in wheat field; offshore oil drilling platform; satellite;Read More…

B289 (P105): 100 rupees (US$1.50) Light green, orange, brown, green, purple, and blue. Front: Denomination as registration device; lion capital of Ashoka pillar; flowers; Mahatma Gandhi; RBI seal with tiger and palm tree. Back: Language panel; Kanchenjunga mountain range and clouds. 3-mm wide green-to-blue windowed security thread with demetalized RBIRead More…