Alexa Tk 200 note to hit market soon

Tk 200 note to hit market soon


Published: 20:48 15 December 2019   Updated: 20:49 15 December 2019

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Bangladesh Bank (BB) will circulate Taka 200 notes soon on the occasion of Bangabandhu’s birth centenary, said BB spokesperson, Sirajul Islam, on Sunday.

He said the notes of Tk 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 are existing in the market. It will be mentioned on the note that  ‘special note on the occasion of the 100th birth anniversary of Bangabandhu’.

Meanwhile, the central bank has released a new note of TK 50 in the market by changing the color and size of the notes with Bangabandhu’s picture. The new note has been released in the market through regular transactions from the central bank’s Motijheel office since Sunday morning.

Sirajul Islam said new notes valued of Tk 20 crores are initially released in the market. He also said that new notes will be released in the market in phases according to demand.