The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on April 17, 2019 issued Rs 50 denomination banknotes signed by the Governor Shaktikanta Das. The design of these notes is similar in all respects to Rs 50 banknotes in Mahatma Gandhi new series.
All banknotes in the denomination of Rs 50 issued by the Reserve Bank in the past will continue to be legal tender.
The note bears the motif of ‘Hampi with Chariot’ on the reverse that depicts India’s cultural heritage.
• It has the Ashoka pillar emblem on the right side of the obverse and bears the year of printing on the reverse side.
• It features a Swachh Bharat logo with slogan and language panel.
• The note is fluorescent blue in colour.