RBI spends Rs 3.09 for each Rs 500 note as cost towards paper, printing and other charges, an RTI query has revealed.
PAC Chairman and senior Congress leader KV Thomas said the House panel will again call RBI Governor and Finance Ministry official after Budget on February 10.
Following concerns over alleged government interference in the affairs of the central bank, RBI Governor Urjit Patel has asked staff to ‘guard’ the integrity.
IT Department has informed RBI about alleged illegal malpractices being deployed by a number of co-op banks, in the aftermath of the notes ban.
Patel is reported to have said that RBI has been able to infuse Rs 9.2 lakh crore of new currency.
Hundreds of Congress party protesters gheraoed the RBI office with slogans denouncing demonetisation and the Centre's role in "destruction of the RBI's autonomy".
The central bank also extended the limit on overdraft and cash credit accounts.
The move comes as a follow up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative of start-up revolution to harness entrepreneurial spirit to beat economic slowdown.
WPI is up due to costly fuels and manufactured product prices even as demonetisation led to fall in food prices.
RBI employees' unions are protesting against Government infringing on its autonomy.