Rupee gains 2 paise to 71.22 against the US dollar
Updated : February 22, 2019 10:05 AM IST
The rupee had skidded by 13 paise to close at 71.24 against the US dollar Thursday.
Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) net bought equities worth Rs 55 crore Thursday while domestic institutional investors bought shares to the tune of Rs 202 crore, provisional data showed.
The dollar index, which gauges the greenback's strength against a basket of six currencies, traded flat at 96.60.