The central bank will release new banknote of Tk 10 on Tuesday incorporating advanced security features of the currency with an aim to prevent fake notes.
Initially, the new banknotes will be available at the head office of Bangladesh Bank in Motijheel area of the capital. Other branches of the central bank would gradually issue the new banknotes.
The measurement of the new banknote is 123 X 60 millimetres and it contains the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
According to a press release, the 100 per cent cotton paper banknote also contains advanced security yarn and technology keeping design and colour of existing banknotes unchanged.