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Rupee up 10 paise against dollar in early trade

Press Trust of India
Mar 08, 2013 at 09:36am IST

Mumbai: The rupee on Friday strengthened by 10 paise to Rs 54.46 against the US dollar, extending its rising streak for the third day, on the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market in the early trade on increased foreign fund flows amid firm local equities. Forex dealers said euro's gains against the American currency in the overseas market also supported the rupee.

The rupee had gained 16 paise to close at one-week high of 54.56 against the dollar in Thursday's trade.

Meanwhile, the 30-share BSE Sensex rose by 125.27 points, or 0.65 per cent, to 19,538.81 in the early trade on Friday.

Rupee up 10 paise against dollar in early trade

The rupee had gained 16 paise to close at one-week high of 54.56 against the dollar in Thursday's trade.

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