Rupee surges 14 paise against USD

Rupee surges 14 paise against USD

Agency News

Mumbai, Jan 8 : The Rupee on Wednesday advanced by fourteen paise at 71.69 against the greenback on brisk selling of US Dollars by the bankers and exporters, dealers at the Forex Market said.

The local unit that slipped by 19 paise to 72.02 in opening trade, erased earlier losses and finished positive at 71.69, up by 14 paise as compared to its last close. The domestic unit recorded day high and low at 71.96 and 72.08 respectively.

The Rupee rallied on weak Dollar against other world currencies in spite of weak equity market, they added. (UNI)