Market Forecast of normal rains, lower inflation boost Indian equity indices Updated : April 08, 2018 11:14 AM IST Lingering fear due to ongoing trade war-like scenario between the US and China capped the weekly gains. the central bank in its bi-monthly monetary policy review lowered its inflation forecast. The rupee strengthened by 21 paise to close at 64.97 against the dollar. 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.