Rupee ends up 29 paise against dollar to 61.77 - The New Indian Express

Rupee ends up 29 paise against dollar to 61.77

Published: 05th December 2013 06:18 PM

Last Updated: 05th December 2013 06:18 PM

Indian rupee moved up sharply on Thursday against US dollar on the hopes the likely win for the BJP in state elections will bolster prospects for the party in general election next year. Rupee rose 29 paise or 0.47% against US dollar to settle at 61.77 compared to previous close of 62.06. It touched a high of 61.53 and low of 61.88 after opening at 61.80.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday fixed reference rate of rupee for US dollar at 61.6895 compared with 62.3330 on Wednesday.

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