Rupee down by 10 paise against USD

Rupee down by 10 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Jun 17 : The Rupee on Monday slipped by ten paise to 69.90 against the US Dollar, on rising demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealer at Forex Market informed.

In opening trade, the local unit fell by 9 paise to 69.89 and finished at 69.90, sliding by ten paise as compared to its last close.

High fluctuation was witnessed as it registered day high and low at 69.94 and 69.75 respectively.

The Rupee remained weak due to firm dollar against other world currencies along with negative equity market, dealers added. (UNI)