Rupee weakens 18 paise against US dollar
The rupee falls 18 paise to 65.05 against the US dollar in opening session.
Mumbai: The rupee falls 18 paise to 65.05 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on fresh demand for the American unit from importers and banks.
Yesterday, the rupee had gained 16 paise to close at a fresh 17-month peak of 64.87 against the US dollar on heavy selling of the American currency by banks and exporters.
In the meantime, the benchmark BSE Sensex was trading lower by 121.94 points, or 0.40 per cent, at 29,852.30 in opening deals. (With PTI inputs)