With this, about 77 per cent of the depositors will be able to withdraw their entire account balance, said RBI.
The depositors had gathered outside the BJP's office here ahead of FM Nirmala Sitharaman's scheduled press interaction.
On the BSE, the stock of the company fell 4.73 per cent to its lower circuit limit of Rs 3.02, which was also its 52-week low.
The PMC crisis has brought to the fore the need to increase the deposit insurance coverage provided by the DICGC.
Economic Offences Wing of the Mumbai Police arrested the tow directors at HDIL, Rakesh Wadhawan and Sarang Wadhawan on Thursday.
More details awaited.
ICAI on Wednesday said it has triggered its disciplinary mechanism and has written to the bank as well as regulatory agencies.
Punjab & Maharashtra Co-operative Bank Ltd used “dummy accounts” and other methods to hide its oversized loans.
DHFL does not have any exposure to either of them, DHFL said in a regulatory filing.
RBI has put on PMC strict restrictions including limiting withdrawals at Rs 10,000 and banning it from lending for next six months.