Cost of printing new notes over Rs 5,900 crore

Wed, Dec 21 2016, 11:03 AM

With an RBI printing press charging Rs3.09 for each 500-rupees note and Rs 3.54 for 2,000-rupees note (same as the cost of the previous Rs500 and Rs1,000, respectively), the replacement currency notes will cost more than Rs5,973 crore.