Rupee down 13 paise to 71.74 against USD

Rupee down 13 paise to 71.74 against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Nov 29 : The Rupee on Friday slipped by 13 paise to close negative at 71.74 against the greenback on rising demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealers at the Forex Market said.

The local unit opened flat at 71.61. During the day it tumbled down by 26 paise to 71.87 day high before

closing at 71.74, sliding by 13 paise from its last close. The indian currency registered day high and low at 71.87 and 71.60 respectively.

The domestic unit slid due to strong dollar against other world currencies along with negative equity market, they added. (UNI)