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I accept there is discomfort, Goa CM on note ban

IANS  |  Panaji 

Chief Minister on Friday conceded that of high value currency had caused discomfort to people.

He said the state government had been requesting the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for smaller denomination currency notes.

"I accept there is discomfort," Parsekar told reporters at the Secretariat after he was asked about the hardships caused for cash-strapped people in the state.

Parsekar said the government was pursuing the RBI to dispatch small denomination notes to the state to ease the sufferings of those standing in queues for valid currency notes.

He said he did not have difficulty in accessing small denomination currency from banks.

"Today morning, I sent one of my staffers to the bank. He came back in 5-7 minutes. I had asked for smaller denomination notes. I got them," Parsekar said.

--IANS

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I accept there is discomfort, Goa CM on note ban

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Friday conceded that demonetisation of high value currency had caused discomfort to people.

Chief Minister on Friday conceded that of high value currency had caused discomfort to people.

He said the state government had been requesting the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for smaller denomination currency notes.

"I accept there is discomfort," Parsekar told reporters at the Secretariat after he was asked about the hardships caused for cash-strapped people in the state.

Parsekar said the government was pursuing the RBI to dispatch small denomination notes to the state to ease the sufferings of those standing in queues for valid currency notes.

He said he did not have difficulty in accessing small denomination currency from banks.

"Today morning, I sent one of my staffers to the bank. He came back in 5-7 minutes. I had asked for smaller denomination notes. I got them," Parsekar said.

--IANS

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(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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I accept there is discomfort, Goa CM on note ban

Chief Minister on Friday conceded that of high value currency had caused discomfort to people.

He said the state government had been requesting the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for smaller denomination currency notes.

"I accept there is discomfort," Parsekar told reporters at the Secretariat after he was asked about the hardships caused for cash-strapped people in the state.

Parsekar said the government was pursuing the RBI to dispatch small denomination notes to the state to ease the sufferings of those standing in queues for valid currency notes.

He said he did not have difficulty in accessing small denomination currency from banks.

"Today morning, I sent one of my staffers to the bank. He came back in 5-7 minutes. I had asked for smaller denomination notes. I got them," Parsekar said.

--IANS

maya/mr

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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