Intaglio printing based identification marks for helping the visually challenged in the identification of denomination of banknotes are present in notes of Rs 100 and above.
Agencies suspect the seizure is the tip of an iceberg and the racket has printed crores of counterfeit notes after demonetisation.
India for the first time was placed by the US in its currency monitoring list of countries with potentially questionable foreign exchange policies in April along with five other countries.
The rupee weakened by 8 paise to 66.83 against the dollar in opening trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market largely on month-end demand for the US currency.
Here’s a list of the major decisions announced in the past ten days by the Government and the Reserve Bank of India.
When it's serious, a pinch of humour helps it go down better. Here's how quick-witted netizens reacted to the news of the discontinuation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes