The Reserve Bank of India will shortly be issuing Rs.100 denomination bank notes with inset letter `L' and Rs.10 denomination bank notes without inset letter in numbering panel in Mahatma Gandhi Series. These notes will bear the signature of Dr.Y.V.Reddy, Governor. Except for the change in inset letter, the design of these notes to be issued now is similar in all respects to those issued earlier in Mahatma Gandhi Series. All notes in the denomination of Rs.100 and Rs.10 issued by the Reserve Bank in the past will continue to be legal tender.
Press Release: 2003-2004/1346