Currency Rupee dives 28 paise to 70.97 against US dollar Updated : November 06, 2019 07:29 PM IST At the interbank foreign exchange market, the rupee opened at 70.80 and skidded to 71.01 against the greenback intra-day. The dollar index, which gauges the greenback's strength against a basket of six currencies, fell by 0.14 percent to 97.84. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.