New lot of Rs 500 denomination notes from RBI
RBI issues new Rs 500 notes. As per the report, the RBI has issued a new batch of Rs 500 denomination notes all over India, an official said here on Tuesday(13th June 2017). The central bank, in a statement, said this was in continuation of the Rs 500 denomination bank notes in Mahatma Gandhi (new) series from time to time which are currently legal tender.
“A new batch of 500 denomination bank notes with inset letter ‘A’ in both the number panels, bearing the signature by governor of Reserve Bank of India, with the year of printing ‘2017’ on the reverse, are being issued,” an official statement said.
The design of these notes is almost similar in all respects to the Rs 500 banknotes in Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, which were notified on November 8, 2016.