Old notes exchange last date in India extended Old Rs.500, Rs.1000

On Friday 3rd November 2017 Central Government informed Supreme court that no actions will be taken against people who filed petitions that they failed to deposit old 500 and 1000 notes. Around 14 petitioners who demanded allowing one more time to exchange scrapped notes will not be prosecuted or have to face legal proceedings for posessing demonetized notes. This is latest news for people who have been waiting for latest news on old note exchange last date in India. Most people thought that Supreme court may extend last date or give a new date for exchanging these notes.

On 3-11-2017 verdict, Supreme court said that final decision will be based on judgement by 5 seat bench. There are chances that old notes exchange may or may not be allowed for these petitioners based on this decision. For other people who have not filed any petition this verdict is not applicable.

On 17 July 2017 Indian Government informed Supreme Court that it will not allow exchange of old notes. This is because allowing exchange of demonetized notes of Rs.500, Rs.1000 will help Black money depositors. On 4 July 2017 (4-7-2017) Supreme Court ordered that all people who have genuine reasons in failing to deposit old demonetized currency notes should be given one more chance. Around 60 cases were filed in Supreme Court demanding extending old notes exchange last date.

Exchange of old notes for Indian citizens ended earlier on 30 December 2016 and for NRI abroad citizens it was 30 June 2017. There are thousands of people who genuine reasons for not being able to deposit old demonetizrd notes before last date in their bank accounts.

Supreme court chief justice J.S. Khehar in Apex couet bench ordered India’s Central government to consider extending of last date. Court also asked Centre to inform whether such a new date extension for submitting old notes is possible or not. This verdict by Supreme Court Apex bench was made after considering several cases from Kerala, Delhi, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Maharashtra regarding extending of deadline for depositing old demonetised currency notes.

Old notes of Rs.500, Rs.1000 exchange last date was only till 30 December 2016. After this date demonetized specialized bank notes (SBN) cannot be exchanged else where as last date has been over. Now old notes exchange date is only for Resident Indians who were not in country till 30-12-2016. Only those people except those who brought cash from countries like Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan and Bangladesh are allowed to exchange old notes before those last date of 31 March 2017.

They can exchange demonetized notes only at special counters of Reserve Bank of India by submitting id proof details. For NRI (Non Resident Indians) old notes exchange last date has been extended up to 30 June 2017 (30-6-17). RBI allowed up to Rs.2000 old notes exchange from 31 December 2016 (31-12-16) at it’s various branches. Presently old demonetized notes are accepted at RBI counters in Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Nagpur.

Latest News on Demonetized Old Notes Exchange Last date

3-11-2017 – Indian government informed Supreme Court that no legal actions will be taken against petitioners who posessed demonetized notes of value Rs. 500 and 1000.

17-7-2017 – On 17th July 2017, Central Government informed Supreme Court that allowing exchange of old notes now will help in deposit of black money. Government is of opinion that allowing a window for exchanging of old notes should not be allowed. As Supreme Court is given a reply by Government, we have to wait and see verdict by SC on this hearing.

This reply by indian Government is shocking to people who have been eagerly awaiting for exchanging their demonetized notes.

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4-7-2017 On 4th July 2017 Supreme Court asked Center to reconsider decision on extending last date of old notes exchange in India. This is most interesting news giving relief to everybody who was not able to exchange old currencies. Soon we will get new dates from Central government for old notes exchange last date.

Supreme Court asked why did Government did not allow people to exchange old notes at banks till 31st March as mentioned before. On 21 March 2017, Supreme Court verdict by chief justice of India J S Khehar asked Central Government why all categories of people are not allowed to deposit old notes till 31st March 2017. Supreme Court questioned why resident people traveling abroad, NRI’s are given special consideration.

Giving false details to RBI on exchange of old notes will bring additional penalty. A special ordinance called ‘Specified Bank Notes Cessation of Liabilities Ordinance’ is passed with order of Indian President. Strict regulations have been made to make sure that no one makes use of this as an advantage to exchange old notes for some one else. Old notes in lakhs to crores are being seized by Police from various parts of country as last date for exchanging demonetized notes is nearing. Those who possess more than 10 old notes of denominations Rs.500 Rs.1000 will have to pay penalty for holding it. Through this ordinance it is illegal to posses old denomination notes after 31-3-2017 in India.  Rs. 10,000 or five times the value of old notes held, whichever is higher is to be remitted as penalty fine.

30-3-2016 –  There is huge rush at RBI offices as last date for exchange and deposit of demonetized notes is nearing. This is only for resident Indian citizens who have been away on travel. Why are so many people in India who has been in this country itself, not able to exchange before last date on 30-12-2016.

Many people had hidden their few 1000, 500 notes at home and forgot about it.Many kept their notes between dress in Almirah, old book shelves .etc. Later when they recovered such demonetized notes and realized their mistake, the last date had passed making them land in to deep trouble. Now they are thinking of how to exchange or depositing it without losing money. Many people are worried that they could not exchange their hard earned money because they had forgotten or have been careless. Many people have opinion that they fell it bad that they are being treated like black money holders. Recently an old woman said that she found old notes worth Rs.45,000 at her house which she had kept with her earlier and forgot about it. Now she is not able to exchange it at RBI, because present facility for exchange is only for NRI’s.

Many people who have come to India from abroad for exchanging old notes at few counters of RBI are also facing problems. Few NRI’s who reached India to exchange old notes did not get Customs certificate mentioning amount of old notes they have brought to Inida. All of them are not allowed to exchange their old notes from Reserve Bank’s special counters in Mumbai, Delhi, Nagpur, Kolkata, Chennai.

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Old notes exchange last date in banks and what to do after that ?

As per Latest news on 4 July 2017 SC order it is expected that a new date will be soon given by Central government for exchange of old notes.

Old news –  Will Central Government make any changes to old notes deposit last date in India. It is said now that old currencies can be deposited till 31 March 2017 for residents and 30th June 2017 for NRI’s. Those who plan to deposit old currency in their bank accounts have to do it at earliest without waiting for last date. After demonetization it was said that old notes exchange can be done till 31st December 2016. But, exchange of old notes to get new currencies was allowed from 10 November 2016 to 24 November 2016 only. Many people thought that they have still lot of time till 30th December 2016 and there is no need to rush to banks to exchange old cash. All of a sudden on Thursday, 24th November 2016 it was announced that this is last date of exchange of old notes through banks.

From that time depositing of old notes was allowed at banks directly till 30 December 2016. Many people were not able to deposit their old denomination notes of 500, 1000 at banks before 30-12-2016. Such people who could not do it before this time frame are now in great difficulty with depositing old notes. So what can you do if you have old currencies that you have not still exchanged from bank branches. This was one main doubt for people who have not still exchanged old notes.They have to approach RBI counters directly with necessary ID Proof.

Residents who were not in India during last date of notes exchange are allowed to do deposit of old notes till 31st March. So there is no need to panic if you possess few old notes with you and was not able to deposit it due to personal reasons. You can deposit it with RBI by 31st March 2017. Supreme Court has asked Government whether it will extend time for everyone to deposit old notes of Rs.500, Rs.1000 denominations to another date. Indian Government is also required to furnish reasons why they are not doping so when few categories like Non Resident Indian’s (NRI), Resident Indians on Travel are granted time till 30th June 2017 (30-3-17) to deposit old notes.

Old 500, 1000 rupee notes worth up to a maximum of Rs.25000 per person can only be brought to India. This limit is specified as per FEMA (Foreign Exchange Management) rules under Export and Import of Currency Regulations 2015


Last date to deposit old currency notes in bank accounts – Latest news

On 3 November 2017 Centre said to Supreme Court that no extending of dates is allowed for exchanging old currency notes. No legal action will be taken against petitioners who are possessing demonetized notes. Final decision will be taken in hearing on last week of November 2017. Will Indian Government make a decision to change last date to deposit old currency which has expired on 31-12-2016, 31-3-2017 to a further new date. Exchange of old demonetized notes was allowed only till few days of demonetization order. Next last date of 31st December 2016 was for all Indian citizens to deposit their Rs.500, Rs.1000 notes in bank accounts. After that next chance was for NRI’s, people from India on travel to other countries to deposit or exchange their old notes till 31 March 2017.

In the first chance to exchange old notes till 31 December 2016 (31/12/16), thousands of people were not able to go to bank branches to deposit demonetized notes. Recently on Tuesday, 4th July 2017 Supreme Court has asked Centre and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to give one more chance to all citizens to deposit old notes in their possession. Now discussion is going on whether Indian Government will try to open a new window to accept demonetized notes from people or not. If this is not done thousands of Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes with people will become useless for them.

Supreme Court had told Centre to take some action on this matter as there were a total of 60 cases which were pending from complaints of people in different states regarding this issue. Central Government which passed Specified Bank Notes Bill in February 2017 has lot of things to defend in this case. This move by Narendra Modi government was to bring an end to black money and corruption in India. Demonetization of old currency notes of values Rs.500, Rs.1000 was done on 8th November 2016.

If exchange of demonetized notes is to be allowed then it should be done in a very secure manner only. In apex court of Supreme Court, advocate for Central Government said that an option to open window for exchanging or deposits of old notes can be done only after consideration of all facts. If this is not done, then all sufferings by people in fight against lack money will go in vain.

As per latest news of giving a new last date to deposit old currency notes, Indian Government will take a decision only after considering of all possibilities with Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Latest news on Last date to deposit old currency

Central government had earlier told to Supreme court that extending deadline of exchange of old notes was not being considered. Centre has fixed 30 December 2016 as last date of exchange of old notes to prevent any huge exchange of demonetized notes in form of black money. People were given less time to exchange old notes to prevent black money being exchanged in bulk quantities.

Supreme Court asked Government why NRI’s and special categories of people were allowed to exchange old notes from Reserve Bank of Inida (RBI) till 31 March 2017 and 30 June 2017.

On 3rd July 2017 there was a hearing in Supreme Court apex bench in complaints filed by people who are not able to exchange old demonetized notes. Supreme court justice ordered Government to consider opening a window for exchanging of old notes of citizens.

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English News – Rs.100, Rs.1000 Notes exchange date should be revised – SC

Telugu News – Supreme Court Order to RBI, Govt on Old Notes

In answer to this Government’s counsel said that opening a wide window to accept all old notes to be deposited through bank branches may be impossible. If this is done all black money in form of demonetized notes will be get deposited in banks. To avoid this situation Central Government may or may not think of possibilities to allow only few special counters at banks or RBI branches. All applications for exchange of old notes will be settled individually case by case.

Only if there is a genuine reason available that they were not able to go to bank branches till last date of 30 December 2016, their old notes will be accepted. So there is a possibility that Central government will try to accept old notes ‘case by case’ by investigating in detail about any genuine reasons to accept these old demonetized notes. Final decision to accept deposit or exchange of old notes will be with Government appointed personnel only.

A final decision regarding this will be taken by Government after discussion of possibilities with Reserve Bank of Inida (RBI). Next hearing at Supreme Court regarding decision of last date to deposit old currency will be made in last week of this month. Every thing will be based on reply given by Central government in this matter at Supreme Court (SC).


Last date for Aadhaar number linking 2017 Aadhaar card mandatory documents list

After demonetization impact latest rush by everyone is to link their Aadhar card number to a long list of services for which Aaadhar is made mandatory. What are different Aadhaar card linking last date for various services in India for which Aaadhar has been made a mandatory item. There are many cases going on at Supreme court regarding whether or not to make Aadhar compulsory for mobile phone connections and bank accounts.

Meanwhile Indian government has decided to extend Aadhaar card linking last date for different services till 31 March 2018. Few months back Aadhaar card link Last day was mentioned till 31 December 2017 for bank accounts and for SIM cards till 6 February 2018. There are lot of confusions regarding Aadhaar card linking last date and this makes everyone look out for last day to submit Aadhaar card for verification.

Telecom companies have been forwarding messages saying that Central government has made it mandatory to link Aadhaar Card number to your mobile number. All mobile phone users in India have been receiving these messages from telecom company that their SIM cards will get deactivated if they do not submit or link Aadhar card number before last date in 2018. Supreme Court of India had received lot of petitions appealing Central Government decision to make Aadhar mandatory for getting different welfare schemes and using various services.

Millions of people had already link Aadhaar number to different schemes like LPG gas connection, mobile phone connection, bank account .etc. fearing that they will not be able to use these services if they do not submit Aadhaar. Aadhaar number mandatory linking is no being used in all type of services 4 common man like bank account, mobile phone, driving licence, Bhangarh, School admission, gas connection which makes it a compulsory document.

Main opposition made by appealing parties against Aadhar card is that personal security of a person will be in danger by giving personal information including thumb impressions to government server. Somehow these details get Lake it will affect everyone because there are chances that money can be looted from bank accounts using Aadhar Card information which is linked to bank account. Digital money usage in India gives more chances for Internet fraud if sensitive information linked to Aadhaar and bank accounts, mobile numbers get leaked.

Aadhaar card linking last date for different services

Recently Indian government has changed deadline to submit Aadhaar number for different schemes till 31 March 2018 based on reply given to Supreme Court (SC).

12 digit bio metric number is known as Aadhaar number and is now linked to many services. Last date given for submitting Aadhaar to these services are as follows.

  • Bank accounts – 31 December 2017 (31/12/2017)
  • Mobile number – 6 February 2018 (6/2/2018)
  • PAN card – 31 December 2017 (31/12/2017)
  • Voter ID card
  • Ration card
  • LPG gas connection / LPG Subsidy

Aadhaar card linking last date news

As per latest news in October 2017 the Aadhaar card linking last date has been changed from 31 December 2017 and new date is 31 March 2018 (31-3-2018). Only Mobile SIM and Bank account linking to Aaadhar card is being questioned in Supreme court. Indian government refused to change Mobile linking last date from 6 February 2018.

Other services like PAN card, LPG gas subsidy, Ration card .etc. were already linked to Aadhar numbers. Indian government had informed that they are not taking any actions till 31-3-2018 which is new extended date for linking mobile and bank accounts.

Aadhaar card linking last date 2017 2018

Mobile Number

Last date given was 6 February 2018 (6-2-2018).

Indian Government had directed all mobile SIM number owners to link Aadhar card number to avoid their connection getting deactivated. Recently for all new mobile for connection is a bio-metric verification using Aadhar card number is done at beginning of Aadhar card application process itself. Indian browser there is no need to submit any photos or signature for getting a new connection. All mobile connections through this eKYC process is not required to submit their details again. Only those mobile users who got their connection by submitting identification documentsother than Aadhar card have to submit the details before last date on 6-2-2018 (6th February 2018).

Bank account

Last date for Aadhar bank account linking is 31 March 2018 (31-3-2018). Earlier, 31 December 2017 was last date given to link Aadhaar Card number to bank accounts in India. Submitting Aadhar card number given by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is mandatory to you say bank account. Presently all bank accounts which do not have Aadhar number has to submit it within a timeline of six months and if anyone fails to do it then their accounts will be made inactive. Cash transactions above 50000 can be made only if that person has given Aadhaar number.

PAN Number

31 December 2017 was last date given to link PAN to Aadhar. Aadhaar number linking to Permanent Account number and has been made mandatory. All people filing tax returns has to submit to their Aadhaar numberalobg with PAN number.

LPG Connection

To get gas connection and LPG subsidy the Aadhaar number has to be linked with a bank account which has been Aadhaar verified.

Ration card

Ration shop subsidized food grains for BPL, APL ration card holders.

Crop insurance

Other services

All Government schemes, services for which Aadhaar card number enrolling has been made compulsory are as follows.

  • To get treatment of tuberculosis
  • To get Janani Suraksha Yojana scheme benefits.
  • ASHA or Accredited Social Health Activist workers.
  • Online appointment booking with AIIMS doctor.
  • To get deathcertificate.
  • Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana benefits.
  • National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme
  • Scholarships from central government.
  • Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan for disabled children
  • Deendayal Antyodya Yojana
  • National Rural Livelihoods Mission
  • Soil Health Management
  • Soil Health Card scheme