Feb 12, 2019 09:48 AM IST | Currency
Rupee gains 6 paise against dollar in opening trade
Besides, optimism ahead of index of industrial production (IIP) numbers for December and retail inflation for January, and the dollar weakening against some other currencies overseas, also supported the rupee, forex dealers said.
The rupee opened lower at 71.21, but recovered to trade 6 paise higher at 71.12 against the dollar.
The benchmark BSE Sensex rose 22.20 points, or 0.06 percent, to 36,417.23 in early session Tuesday.
Published Date: Feb 12th, 2019 09:48 AM | Updated Date: Feb 12, 2019 09:48 AM IST
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