The Reserve Bank has the sole authority to issue banknotes in India. Reserve Bank,
like other central banks the world over, changes the design of banknotes from time
The Reserve Bank has introduced banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi Series since 1996
and has so far issued notes in the denominations of Rs.5, Rs.10, Rs.20, Rs.50, Rs.100,
Rs.500 and Rs.1000 in this series.
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