BB introduces highly secured Tk 1000 new note

Staff Correspondent

22 May, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has introduced highly secured Tk 1000 note with adding crocodile pattern rolling star thread system.

The central bank has printed new notes of this denomination in a bid to prevent printing of fake notes. It will be available from May 23, said a BB press release.      

The new note will remain same in other aspects except the new security thread, said the release.        

The central bank believes that the new security thread, which will help to trace fake notes effectively, is made of new technology and comparatively better than the existing threads.