Rupee slumps 67 paise against USD

Rupee slumps 67 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Sep 16 : The Rupee on Monday slumped by 67 paise to 71.59 on spurting global crude oil prices, dealers at the Forex Market said.

The local unit tumbled down by 68 paise to 71.60 in early trade. Finally it finished at 71.59, sliding by 67 paise as compared to its last close.

The domestic unit recorded day high and low at 71.63 and 71.41 respectively. The Indian currency tumbled down following strong Dollar against other world currencies along with negative equity market, the dealer added. (UNI)