RBI to issue new Rs 100 notes shortly

7/20/2018

Mumbai, The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will soon issue a new Rs 100 note that would be violet in colour. The new Rs 100 note with additional micro-security features would be launched either in August or September, 2018, RBI said in its official note. It would be smaller in size than the present Rs 100 note, but slightly bigger than the new Rs 10 note. The old Rs 100 notes would continue to be in circulation, it added.