The Indian rupee mounts up to 5 paise against dollar today after selling of the US currency by exporters and banks picked up higher opening in domestic equities. Currencies overseas got unit uplift in lieu of dollar’s weakness.
Yesterday, INR shed 4 paise to close at 64.78 on fresh demand for dollar from banks and exporters due to the concern arising out of US and North Korea’s missile launch. Market started on a fresh note today, goes up to 66 points. The NSE index Nifty also rose up to 16 points, or 0.16%, early today.