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20 jokes on demonetisation and the never-ending bank queues that are breaking the Internet

From Rajinikath jokes to making light of the situation at the ATM/bank lines, there is humour abound.

By: Trends Desk | Kolkata | Updated: November 13, 2016 4:28 pm
demonetisation, currency ban, rs 500 abolish, rs 1000 abolish, demonetisation modi, currency exchange, bank currency exchange, demonetisation bank queues, demonetisation news, latest news, indian express From Prime Minister Modi to bank employees Internet is buzzing with jokes on currency ban

India’s 9/11 of 2016 was filled with confusion, panic and sadness and, of course, with a tinge of horror. It’s not everyday that you suddenly turn penniless with lots of cash in hand, right? Well, the news of devaluation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes may have left many dumbstruck, but it’s in trying moments such as these that humour provides that comic relief to help tide over a difficult situation such as this.

Three days of relentless efforts to exchange some of the useless cash for something worthwhile, standing in queues that last three to four hours at the least, giving people enough time to come up with a series of brilliant jokes, memes and videos. In fact, as the days go by, the humour quotient only increases, a sample of which can be regularly seen on social media. From jokes on black money, to memes about the brand new pink notes – WhatsApp ho ya Facebook, we are rich!

While many tried to furnish details on what to do with all old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, others presented hilarious reactions to the announcement — we have seen it all. But, we’ve now moved beyond that, since ‘queue jokes’ and ATM jokes are here to cheer us.

So what would you like? A filmy gif – Amitabh Bachchan of Deewar? Or some Rs 2,000 selfie jokes?

The wedding season is here people!

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We are never too old for some nursery rhymes.

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Everything is incomplete without some Rajinikath jokes!

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There are loads of Modi jokes

(Source: Orijit Sen/ Facebook) (Source: Orijit Sen/ Facebook)

Some filmy dose?

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We did not forget the miseries of the bank employees either

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For our new Pinky!

Preparing for bank queue and ATM fights?

Have some more jokes to share with us?