The Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan (RMA) would like to reiterate to the general public to optimize digital payments and use it to its utmost leverage. Out of many advantages, while transacting digitally the risk of counterfeiting is zero since there is no physical cash. Hence, we should make best use of digital payments and opt for the same wherever possible. While handling cash at border areas there should be extra vigilance to ensure that your banknotes are genuine.

To build resilience against counterfeiting RMA has been constantly advocating on security features of Ngultrum banknotes to combat counterfeit banknotes through various media channels and the same awareness shall continue in the future.

For enabling a better understanding and identifying the genuineness of Ngultrum banknotes, you may view audio-visual clips hosted under Advocacy video on Home Page , visit RMA Facebook page or visit the nearest RMA office for more information.