The first note of the new polymer family of notes was issued on 26.07.2015. This is the highest value for a Maldives note so far. The note commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Independence. The remaining denominations (10, 20, 50, 100, 500, 1000 Rufiyaa) in the new polymer family will be issued from October 2015 onwards. The printer is DLR and the polymer substrate is Safeguard®.
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