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Twitterati’s new Rs 2000 note craze moves beyond selfies, to scanning it!

Because clicking selfie was too cliche!

By: Trends Desk | Kolkata | Updated: November 21, 2016 9:17 pm
modi, modi keynote, demonetisation, demoentisation rs 2000, rs 2000 modi video, new notes modi video, demonetisation effects, india news, trending news, viral news, latest news Scan your new Rs 500 and Rs 2000 notes and you can see PM Modi speaking. (Source: Youtube)

Demonetisation has been affecting people in the country in many serious ways – scarcity of cash in hand and long lines in order to get some legal tenders have been plaguing people. However, there has been some other effects too – great influx of jokes and memes, innovative ideas for queuing up before banks, purses and mobile cases with new notes’ images and not to forget the lucky notes with number 786 being sold on eBay!

Well, it’s a difficult time and we all know it and perhaps the argument is — amid all debates and regulations, certain humour elements wouldn’t hurt. There has been a lot of concern how the big legal tender of Rs 2,000 will be of any use as people are facing difficulties to get change.

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Since the public started getting the new pink bills from November 10, there has been many stories they are not worthy of spending but just for clicking selfies. Many reports have surfaced that common public have been denied by shopkeepers saying either spend it whole or let it be as a credit. So, what else can you do with the new bills? The GPS chip was a rumour so no luck with that. To make it interesting a Bengaluru firm, Barra Skull Studios had a better idea – scan it and let people hear how PM Modi played his trump card and abolished old notes.

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Don’t believe us, then check out the ‘Modi Keynote’ app for yourself. Once downloaded, turn on your mobile camera and see him deliver the speech, urging all to fight against black money. So, what if you missed the historical moment, live it again!

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