Indian rupee closes at fresh lifetime low of 70.74 to dollar

Indian Rupee lifetime low: Indian Rupee slid further by 15 paise and closes at the lifetime low of 70.74 to 1 dollar.

0.21% against the US currency or 15 paise resulted to  70.74 to 1 dollar, The domestic unit came under pressure on surging crude oil which held on its highest level in over a month, a dealer said.

Indian rupee lifetime low

BSE Sensex slipped 33 points, or 0.08 percent, to close at 38,690. The NSE Nifty declined 15 points, or 0.13 percent, to 11,677 at the close.

The loss in local stocks markets also impacted the rupee sentiment.

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