Currency In Circulation Rose To Rs 21 Lakh Crore Till March 2019

Bloomberg Quint | Dec 9, 2019 at 8:50 PM
  • In the preceding fiscal 2017-18 (fiscal ended March 2018), the notes in circulation were Rs 18 lakh crore, while it stood at Rs 13.1 lakh crore at the end of 2016-17.
  • The value of total notes in circulation in the Indian economy stood at Rs 16.4 lakh crore as on March 31, 2016.
  • Of the Rs 15.41 lakh crore worth Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in circulation on Nov. 8, 2016, currency notes worth Rs 15.31 lakh crore were returned.