The Reserve Bank of India will release new Rs 20 currency notes with additional features. The old Rs 20 notes will not be withdrawn. The Bank has issued new look currency notes in the denominations of Rs 10, Rs 50, Rs 100, Rs 500 and also Rs 200 and Rs 2000 banknotes post- demonetisation. The new Rs 100 notes have been released by RBI which has the impression of Gujarat’s Rani ki-vav.
The new notes are different from the previous Gandhi notes where the image of Gandhi is at the front of each note, while the reverse side of the notes has been changed. The
denominational number in MG series notes is written in Devnagri. Other features are micro letters ‘RBI’, ‘भारत’, ‘INDIA’, to identify the notes for visually impaired people angular bleed lines are used, raised printing of Mahatma Gandhi portrait and identification mark H, security thread which changes colour from green to blue when the note is tilted and a portrait and electrotype watermark.