Rupee notes to have Braille marks!
A welcome step to empowering the blind! The Reserve Bank of India has said that bank notes will now carry some additional marks so the blind can identify them. Notes of Rs 100 will have four parallel lines near the watermark of Mahatma Gandhi; Rs 500 notes will have five lines and there were be six lines in notes of Rs 1000.
They will also feature marks so they are easy to recognize. Notes of Rs 1000 will have a diamond, Rs 500 will carry a circle, a triangle for Rs 100 and a square for Rs 50