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RBI Introduces Rs. 10 banknote in Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series

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Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will soon issue Rs.10 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series.

  • These notes will bear signature of Dr. Urjit R. Patel, the current Governor of Reserve Bank of India.
  • The new Rs. 10 denomination banknotes will have motif of Sun Temple, Konark on the reverse side.
  • Base colour of these new notes will be Chocolate Brown, while dimension will be 63 mm x 123 mm.
  • It is to be noted that, all Rs.10/- denomination banknotes issued by the RBI in the earlier series will continue to be legal tender.

Salient Features of Rs. 10 banknote in Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series:

Rs. 10 New note

Obverse (Front)

  • See through register with denominational numeral 10
  • Denominational numeral १० will be printed in Devnagari
  • Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi at the centre
  • Micro letters ‘RBI’, ‘भारत ‘, ‘INDIA’ and ’10’
  • Windowed demetalised security thread with inscriptions ‘भारत’ and RBI
  • Guarantee Clause, Governor’s signature with Promise Clause and RBI emblem towards right of Mahatma Gandhi portrait
  • Ashoka Pillar emblem on the right
  • Mahatma Gandhi portrait and electrotype (10) watermarks
  • Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side.

Reverse (Back)

  • Year of printing of the note on the left
  • Swachh Bharat logo with slogan
  • Language panel
  • Motif of Sun Temple, Konark
  • Denominational numeral १० in Devnagari.