Breaking News | 500, 1000 rupee notes cease to be legal tender from midnight tonight: PM

Taking the nation by surprise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday night announced demonetisation of Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 notes with effect from midnight, making these notes invalid in a major assault on black money, fake currency and corruption.

Source: The Hindu

Black money? Why did you have to make this about race?

thats surprising considering his stance here

In a population of more than 1.3 billion, it seems little tough.