The government will withdraw notes of Tk 1 and 2 and leaving Tk 5 as the lowest note, says Finance Minister AMA Muhith.
At present, notes of Taka range from 1 to 1,000. Of them, Tk 1 and 2 are treasury notes which issued by the finance ministry and the rest are bank notes released by the central bank.
Currently, there are coins for Tk 1 and for Tk 2 there are notes as well as coins. Tk 5 is available in both notes and coins.