Take a look at the security features of new Rs. 2000 and Rs. 500 currencies

November 11, 2016, 11:03 am
Take a look at the security features of new Rs. 2000 and Rs. 500 currencies
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Take a look at the security features of new Rs. 2000 and Rs. 500 currencies

Take a look at the security features of new Rs. 2000 and Rs. 500 currencies

The Reserve Bank of India has released new banknotes of ₹ 2,000 and ₹ 500 notes with new security features and design.

Take a look at the list of security features of the newly-launched high denomination currencies.

₹ 2,000  — Colour: magenta, Size: 66mm x 166mm
₹ 2,000 — Colour: magenta, Size: 66mm x 166mm

1) See through register with denominational numeral

2) Latent image with denominational numeral

3) Denominational numeral in Devnagari

4) Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi at the centre

5) Micro letters ‘RBI’ and Rs ‘2000’ on the left side of the banknote

6) Windowed security thread with inscriptions in Devanagri, ‘Bharat’, RBI and numeral with colour shift. Colour of the thread changes from green to blue when the note is tilted

7) Guarantee Clause, Governor’s signature with Promise Clause and RBI emblem towards the right

8) Mahatma Gandhi portrait and electrotype watermarks

9) Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side

10) Denominational numeral with rupee symbol, the numeral in colour changing ink (green to blue) on bottom right

₹ 500 

 — Colour: Stone grey, Size: 63mm x 150mm
₹ 500 — Colour: Stone grey, Size: 63mm x 150mm

11) Ashoka Pillar emblem on the right

12) Horizontal rectangle with Rs 2000 in raised print on the right

13) Seven angular bleed lines on the left and right side in raised print

14) Year of printing of the note on the left

15) Swachh Bharat logo with slogan

16) Language panel towards the centre

17) Motif of Mangalyaan

18) Denomination numeral in Devnagari on right

19) Circle with Rs 500 in raised print on the right

20) Five angular bleed lines on left and right side in raised print

21) Red Fort: an image of the Indian heritage site with Indian flag

Courtesy: Hindustan Times