Rupee falls
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Rupee slumps 71 level to 71.00

Mumbai, Dec 6: The Rupee on Thursday tumbled down by 54 paise to 71.00 versus the US Dollar in early trade on brisk demand for US Dollar by bankers and importers, dealers at the Forex Market said.

The local unit recorded intra day high and low at 71.09 and 70.78 respectively.

The domestic unit remained under pressure amid firm US dollar and sliding equity market in opening trade, they added. (UNI)