Rupee rises 21 paise to 70.64 per dollar


New Delhi: The Indian rupee appreciated by 21 paise to 70.64 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday.

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 70.67, then gained further ground and touched 70.64, registering a rise of 21 paise over its previous close.

On Wednesday, the rupee had settled for the day at 70.85 against the US dollar.

Domestic bourses opened on a positive note on Thursday with benchmark indices Sensex trading 158.19 points higher at 40,570.76 and Nifty up by 47.30 points at 11,957.45.

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