Rupee down by 18 paise against USD

Rupee down by 18 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Jun 10: The Rupee on Monday remained negative for the third day as it tumbled down by 18 paise to 69.65, more than one week low against the greenback on brisk demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealer at Forex Market informed.
The local unit that moved up by 3 paise to 69.44 in opening trade later it slid and finished negative at 69.65, dropped by 18 paise as compared to its last close.
During the day high fluctuation was witnessed as it registered day high and low at 69.67 and 69.38 respectively.
The Rupee remained under pressure today due to strong dollar against other world currencies however, strong equity market capped from further decline, dealers added.