Rupee up by 18 paise against USD

Rupee up by 18 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Jan 31 : The Rupee on Thursday advanced by eighteen paise at 70.93 against the US Dollar in early trade on selling of US Dollars by bankers and exporters, dealers at forex market said.

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

A major fluctuation was seen in the local unit as it recorded intra day high and low at 71.06 and 70.85 respectively, they added. (UNI)