Rupee up 15 paise against USD


Mumbai, May 3 (UNI) The Rupee on Monday advanced by 15 paise to close at 73.91 against the USD on selling of US Dollar by bankers and exporters, dealers at the Forex Market said.

Major fluctuation was seen during the day, as the local unit dropped by 16 paise to 74.22 against the Dollar in early trade, later it erased earlier losses and finished positive at 73.91, up by 15 paise as compared to its previous close.

The local unit registered days high and low at 74.25 and 73.87 respectively.

The Rupee bounced back owing to weak dollar against other world currencies amid negative equity market, dealers added.