Mumbai, Apr 24 : The Rupee on Wednesday slid by 25 paise to 69.87 against the US Dollars on rising demand for US Dollars by importers, dealers at Forex Market said. In opening trade, the local unit fell by 23 paise to 69.85. Finally, it closed negative at 69.87, sliding by 25 paise as compared to its last close.
High fluctuation was seen during the day as it registered day high and low at 69.98 and 69.75 respectively. Strong dollar against other world currencies pushed the Indian currency down, dealer informed. (UNI)