Bye Rumors! RBI Confirms no electronic chip in Rs 2000 note!
The rumor of the Electronic chip on Rs 2000 note went viral on social media and took the internet on a roll!
Reserve Bank of India clarified that Rs 2000 note will enter into circulation from 10th Novemeber and will not be embedded with any electronic chip.
“The only security features of the Rs. 2,000 note are the ones we have mentioned in our releases regarding the note,” an official in the Reserve Bank of India told The Hindu. “The release is also on our Twitter account and it does not mention any chip.”
Well, this rumor really took the social media on roll!