20 Rupees TYPE 6.5.4

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20 Rupees TYPE 6.5.3
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20 Rupees TYPE 6.5.4


Vignette: Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi on obverse and vignette of the seashore with palm trees in foreground and light house in background on reverse. RESERVE BANK OF INDIA, GUARANTEED BY THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT and Promise Text in Hindi and English. Signed by Governor in Hindi and English. 20 and BEES RUPAYE in Hindi in Central Denomination Panel. 20 on top corners. RBI seal in lower right corner and Ashoka Pillar on lower left corner. Serial number on top right and lower left. A floral see through register above Ashoka Pillar. Security thread on right half. Identification feature in Braille in the form of a rectangle added in left centre margin.


BHARATIYA RESERVE BANK in Hindi above vignette of seashore with palm trees in foreground and light house in background in centre. 20 in three corners. TWENTY RUPEES in lower right and BEES RUPAYE in Hindi in lower left. Language panel on left.


RBI 20 repeated beside portrait. Microtint of multi directional lines in geometric pattern in three colours visible under magnification within watermark window on obverse.

Security Thread

Security Thread with RBI / BHARAT in Hindi alternatively read from both obverse and reverse

RBI Seal

Logo type 4

Language Panel

Type 6 on reverse


Profile portrait of Mahatma Gandhi facing right. R/B/I in three lines in centre, bold 20 in the lower right corner


14.8 x 6.3 cm.


See through register SeeThrough-Flower-Obverse-20Obverse SeeThrough-Flower-Reverse-20ReverseSeeThroughComplete-Flower-20When viewed against light


Type No. Signature Inset Prefix A Bimal Jalan A - R B Bimal Jalan A A - H C Bimal Jalan R A - P A Y. V. Reddy R - W B Y. V. Reddy A A - C C Y. V. Reddy E A, B D Y. V. Reddy R A - D