New colour scheme with additional security features Same as Type 6.8.2 except change in colour and additional circular floral prints added on either side of Reserve Bank of India on obverse and in right margin on reverse. Optically variable ink used on 500 in Central Denomination Panel in obverse.
RBI 500 repeated beside portrait. Microtint of multi directional lines in geometric pattern visible under magnification within watermark window on obverse.
1 mm security Thread with RBI / BHARAT in Hindi alternatively read from both obverse and reverse, now on right half of the note. Visible security line overprinted in silver, aligned with the security thread.
Logo type 4.
Type 6 on reverse
Profile portrait of Mahatma Gandhi facing right. R/B/I in three lines in centre, bold 500 in the lower right corner
16.7 x 7.3 cm
See through register Obverse Reverse When viewed against light
|220.127.116.11 A||Bimal Jalan||AA - HW|
|18.104.22.168 B||Bimal Jalan||A||AA - BR|
|22.214.171.124 C||Bimal Jalan||B||AA - EL|
|126.96.36.199 D||Bimal Jalan||C||AA - AW|
|188.8.131.52 A||Y. V. Reddy||AA - EE|
|184.108.40.206 B||Y. V. Reddy||A||AA - BF|
|220.127.116.11 C||Y. V. Reddy||B||AA - DM|
|18.104.22.168 D||Y. V. Reddy||C||BA - BQ|