The deadline to use the old Rs 500 note will end today at midnight.
So from tomorrow you cant not use your 500 rupee notes anywhere. You will have only option , to deposit them in your bank account.
The deadline was extended twice and when the last one was to expire on November 24, it amended it to state that only the old Rs 500 rupee could be used for payment of utility bills like electricity and water bills, school fees, pre-paid mobile top-ups, petrol pumps, Govt. Hospitals, meidcine stores, crematorium etc. However the deadline finally ends today.
Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das tweeted, “Exemptions for use of old Rs 500 notes will end on December 15 midnight,” .