Indelible ink on the finger of the customers as SOP for exchanging defunct notes

The Reserve Bank vide its circular RBI/2016-17/133/DCM (Plg) No. 1280 /10.27.00/2016-17 put in place a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the exchange of Specified Bank Notes (SBNs).  Banks are advised to take following measures: While exchanging the SBNs, the concerned bank branch and post offices would put indelible ink mark on the right index finger…