Rupee falls by 8 paise against USD

Rupee falls by 8 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Apr 1: The Rupee on Monday slipped by 8 paise to 69.23 against the US Dollar in opening trade on rising demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealers at Forex market said.

The domestic unit fell owing to firm dollar against other currencies, however strong opening in equity market capped from further decline, dealers said.The Indian currency registered intra day high and low at 69.32 and 69.03, respectively, dealer added.UNI