Rupee slumps 26 paise to close at historic low of 71 level
Updated : August 31, 2018 06:11 PM IST
At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the local currency opened lower at 70.95 a dollar and slipped further to hit its lifetime low of 71 from its previous close of 70.74.
On Thursday, the rupee slid further by 15 paise to close at a fresh lifetime low of 70.74 to the dollar.
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