The Quint: Stories of Demonetised Notes Found in the Strangest of Places


“The women are to blame. They save money, hide it from us and now we have to stand in line,” says Jagdish. A retired government employee brandishes a couple of Rs 500 notes in dejection. His wife passed away in January and he found the money stashed in her trunk.
31 March, 3 pm. The government’s deadline to exchange scrapped high-value currency notes lapsed and with it the hopes of thousands like Jagdish who had lined up outside the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) office at Delhi’s 6 Sansad Marg.

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