100 Rupees TYPE 6.7.8

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100 Rupees TYPE 6.7.8


New design depicting mechanised farming and agricultural development on reverse RESERVE BANK OF INDIA, GUARANTEED BY THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT and Promise Text in English and Hindi. Signed by Governor in English and Hindi. 100 in Central Denomination Panel. EK SAU RUPAYE in Hindi below Ashoka Pillar. 100 in top left corner. Language panel beside watermark window. Serial number in red in top right and lower left. RBI seal in lower left corner. Security thread in right half.


BHARATIYA RESERVE BANK in Hindi above with vignette of mechanised farming and agricultural development in centre. 100 on top left and lower right. EK SAU RUPAYE in Hindi above watermark window and ONE HUNDRED RUPEES below watermark window.


Microtint of vertical lines in three colours visible under magnification within watermark window on obverse and vertical orange lines within watermark window in reverse

RBI Seal

Type 1 on obverse

Language Panel

Type 5 on obverse



Ashoka Pillar with 6 wheels in background on left . Stylised RBI monogram in centre, bold 100 in lower right.


14.7 x 7.3 cm


1. The prefix got restricted to 20 alphabets for accounting purposes. Prefix I, J, O, X, Y, Z henceforth are not used from Type 6.7.8 Rs-100-SerNum-New Serial number format changed to single numeral and double alphabet as prefix in a single line. Rs-100-SerNum-OldSerial number format in previous Types


Type No. Signature Prefix Remark S. Jagannathan AA - AB... Released on 26th March 1975 K.R. Puri ...AD - BE Released on 1st September 1976 M. Narasimham BF - BG I.G. Patel BH - CF