New colourful Rs 20 note is here…Know what is specialnewstolive - April 28, 2019 47 0 COMMENTS
New Delhi, Apr 27: With changing times, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is getting trendy and hep. And this is reflected in the colour schemes of new currency notes. So, get ready for a new and jazzy Rs 20 note.
In coming days, RBI will gift you a “greenish yellow” Rs 20 note. The new notes will be in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) series, and will have RBI governor Shaktikanta Das.
In a statement, RBI said, “The base colour of the note is Greenish Yellow. The note has other designs, geometric patterns aligning with the overall colour scheme, both at the obverse and reverse.”
“The new (Rs 20) denomination has motif of Ellora Caves on the reverse, depicting the country’s cultural heritage,” added the statement.
Features of New Rs 20 Note
See through register with denominational numeral 20
Denominational numeral 20 in Devnagari
Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi at the centre
Micro letters ‘RBI’, ‘Bharat'(In Devnagari script) , ‘INDIA’ and ’20’
Windowed demetalised security thread with inscriptions ‘Bharat'(In Devnagari script) and RBI
Guarantee Clause, Governor’s signature with Promise Clause and RBI emblem towards right of Mahatma Gandhi portrait
Ashoka Pillar emblem on the right
Mahatma Gandhi portrait and electrotype (20) watermarks
Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side.
Year of printing of the note on the left
Swachh Bharat logo with slogan
Motif of Ellora Caves
Denominational numeral 20 in Devnagari.
Dimension of the banknote will be 63 mm x 129 mm