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The central bank issues a special 1000 rupee note to mark the 70th independence day.

A special note on  thousand rupee denomination will be issued by the central bank to commemorate the 70th independence day. The special note is to be presented to President Maithripala Sirisena by the governor Dr.Indrajith Kumaraswammy today. Pictures depicting all religious places of worship have been included in this note. Superintendent of the currency minting department Mrs. Deepa Senevirathne told the SLBC that  5 million new notes are to be minted.