Rupee up by 26 paise against USD

Rupee up by 26 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Jan 23: The Rupee on Wednesday jumped by 26 paise at 71.17 against the US Dollar in early trade on fresh selling of US Dollars by bankers and exporters, dealers at forex market said.

Weak dollar against other currencies overseas and rebounding equity market pushed the local unit up in early trade.

A minor fluctuation was seen in the local unit as it recorded intra day high and low at 71.27 and 71.14 respectively, they added. (UNI)