The facilities accepting ₹500 old note till midnight are:

  • Payments in government hospitals

 

  • To make payments in all pharmacies on production of doctor's prescription and proof of identity

 

  • Railway ticket counters of government or Public Sector Undertakings buses

 

  • To make purchases at consumer cooperative stores under Central or state governments (identity proof is a must)

 

  • To purchase milk at booths under Central or state governments

 

  • To make payments at crematorium and burial grounds

 

  • To purchase LPG gas cylinders

 

  • Payments to catering services on board, during travel by rail

 

  • To purchase tickets for travel by suburban rail and metro rail services

 

  • To purchase entry tickets for monuments maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India

 

  • To pay fees, taxes, penalties to the Central or state governments including Municipal and local bodies

 

  • To pay the utility charges for water and electricity bills

 

  • To pay the court fees

 

  • To purchase seeds from outlets of Central or state-run units

 

  • To pay school fees up to ₹2,000 per student in Centre, state-run, municipality and local body schools and colleges

 

  • Pre- paid mobile top-up to a maximum limit of ₹500 per top-up

 

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