New Rs 100 currency note: All you need to know
New Delhi : After new currency notes of Rs 2000, Rs 500 and Rs 50, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is all set to release the new version of Rs 100. It will be purple in colour and will showcase famous Queen's stepwell on it.
According to a media reports, the new currency notes will reach banks by 15 August. Old currency notes will remain valid as the new ones will come into circulation.
Shape and size of the new Rs 100 currency note
It will be a little smaller as compared to the old Rs 100 currency note but it will be bigger than Rs 10 currency notes.
Weight of one bundle
With small size, the weight of the currency has also come down from 108 grams to 80 grams for one bundle of notes.
The new Rs 100 currency note has been printed and published completely by Indian ink and paper.
Check out the currency note below: