Tag - Indian currency

Notes ban enforced after talks with RBI: Govt to SC


New Delhi: The 2016 demonetisation was a "well-considered" decision and part of a larger strategy to combat the menace of fake money, terror financing, black money and tax evasion, the Union government has told the Supreme Court. Defending its decision to demonetize currency notes of ₹ 500 and ₹ 1,000 denominations, the government told the top...

Delhi CM wants Lakshmi-Ganesh photos on currency notes


New Delhi: Billing it as a way to improve India's economic situation, AAP boss Arvind Kejriwal urged PM Narendra Modi to bring out new currency notes with images of Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesh. "On Indian currency there is a photo of Gandhi ji; let that be. On the other side, a photo of Shri Ganesh...