the vignette of the sailing boat remained on the reverse of ten rupees note over 40 years ten rupees issued on 1949 to 1954 1000 rupees reintroduced in 1954 1000 and 5000 rupees note ten rupees during 1957 to 1962 in 1959 special issue for indian haj pilgrims to exchange it with local currency in saudi arabia in1969, rbi issued mahatma gandhi birth centenary commemorative design one hundread rupees during 1962 to 1967 five rupees note during 1970 to 1975 ten rupees note during 1983 to 1984 big surprise from narendra modi to fight against black money