India is to get new Rs 500 and 2,000 rupee notes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an astonish declaration that the current biggest categories stopped to be lawful delicate from midnight early Wednesday.The new notes will be known as the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series of bank notes after the pioneer of the nation’s independence movement. Samples of the notes show that both have an image of Mahatma Gandhi on the front. We have described all the features of New Rs 500 and Rs 1000 Notes.
New Rs 500 Note features:
The new 500 rupee note has an image of New Delhi’s Red Fort, a more-than 400-year-old UNESCO World Heritage site, on the reverse side and is “stone gray” in color, according to the RBI.
1. See through register in denominational numeral.
2. Latent image of the denomination numeral.
3. Denomination numeral in Devanagari.
4. Orientation and relative position of Mahatma Gandhi portrait changed.
5. Windowed security thread changes colour from green to blue when note is tilted.
6. Guarantee clause, Governor’s signature with promise clause and RBI emblem tilted towards right.
7. Portrait and electrotype watermarks.
8. Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side.
9.Denomination in numerals with rupee symbol in colour changing ink (green to blue) on bottom right.
10. Ashoka pillar emblem on the right.
For visually impaired:
Raised printing of Mahatma Gandhi portrait, Ashoka pillar emblem, based and identification mark.
11. Circle with Rs 500 in raise print on the right.
12. Five bleed lines on left and right in raised print.
13. Year of printing of the note on left.
14. Swachh Bharat logo with slogan.
15. Language panel towards centre.
16. Red Fort- an image of Indian heritage site with Indian flag.
17. Denomination numeral in Devanagari on right.
New Rs 2000 Note features:
1. See through register with denominational numeral 2000 can be seen when the note is held against light
2. Latent image with denominational numeral 2000 which can be seen when the banknote is held at 45 degree angle at the eye level
3. Denominational numeral 2000 in Devanagari
4. Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi in the centre
5. Micro letters ‘RBI’ and ‘2000’
6. Colour shift windowed security thread with inscriptions ‘Bharat’, RBI and 2000. 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 right
8. Mahatma Gandhi portrait and electrotype (2000) watermarks
9. Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side
10. Ashoka Pillar emblem on the right
For visually impaired
11. Raised printing of Mahatma Gandhi portrait, Ashoka Pillar emblem, based and identification mark
12. Horizontal rectangle with Rs 2000 in raised print on the right
13. Seven angular bleed lines on left and right side in raised print
14. Year of printing on the note
15. Swachh Bharat logo with slogan
16. Language panel towards the centre
17. Motif of Mangalyan – reflecting country’s first venture in the interplanetary space
They also bear the “Swachh Bharat,” or “Clean India” logo with its slogan in Hindi that means “one step towards cleanliness,” promoting Mr. Modi’s flagship project to build toilets and improve sanitation.