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04-19-2012, 10:08 AM #1
Rupee falls back by 31 paise against dollarReversing its initial gains, the rupee on Wednesday fell back by 31 paise to close at Rs. 51.78/79 against the U.S. currency following strong dollar demand from importers.
The dollar strengthened in the overseas markets which dampened the rupee sentiments, a dealer said.
At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit opened higher at Rs. 51.38/39 a dollar from overnight close of Rs. 51.47/48 and immediately touched a high of Rs. 51.35 on renewed selling of dollars by banks and exporters.
But, late it reacted downwards to close at Rs. 51.78/79 per dollar, showing a loss of 31 paise or 0.60 per cent on fresh dollar demand from importers amidst firm dollar overseas.
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