Arvind Kejriwal questions RBI's way of distributing currency to banks post-demonetisation

25 November 2016, 02:58 PM
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal interacts with journalists during a press conference in Delhi. (File Photo)
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal interacts with journalists during a press conference in Delhi. (File Photo)

Latching onto media reports, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal raised questions on Friday on whether the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) was distributing currency to banks in a fair manner.

"Is currency being distributed by RBI to bank branches in fair manner?" he asked.

According to media reports, the RBI has distributed Rs 42 lakh to a bank which has 4,000 customers following demonetisation. At the same time, it has reportedly dispensed Rs 3 lakh to a bank with 35 branches and 1.5 lakh customer base.

First Published: Friday, November 25, 2016 02:54 PM
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