Rupee strengthens by 19 paise against USD

Rupee strengthens by 19 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Apr 11 : Extending gains for the third straight session, the Rupee rallied by 19 paise to 68.92 on Thursday on brisk selling US Dollars by exporters, dealers at the Forex Market said.

In opening trade, the local unit fell by ten paise to 69.21. Later, it erased earlier losses and finished strong at 68.92, advancing by 19 paise, as compared to its last close.

High oscillation was witnessed during the day, as it registered day's high and low at 69.22 and 68.83, respectively.

Weak dollar against other world currencies and rebounding equity market kept the Indian currency up, they added.