Rupee up by 23 paise against USD

Rupee up by 23 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Feb 13: The Rupee on Wednesday advanced by 22 paise at 70.48 against the US Dollar in early trade on brisk selling of US Dollars by bankers and exporters, dealers at forex market said.

Weak dollar against other currencies overseas and strong opening in the domestic equity markets supported the rupee, the dealers said.

A major fluctuation was seen in the local unit as it recorded intra day high and low at 70.57 and 70.40 respectively, they added. (UNI)