Indian rupee ends higher at $73.10

21 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

NEW DELHI: Indian rupee ended marginally higher at 73.10 per dollar, amid selling saw in the domestic equity market.

It opened flat at 73.16 per dollar against Wednesday’s close of 73.16 and traded in the range of 73.08-73.17, report agencies.

At close, the Sensex was down 337.78 points or 0.68% at 49,564.86, and the Nifty was down 124.20 points or 0.83% at 14,906.

“The Covid cases are moderating in India and Fed’s music will remain the same, so chances of USDINR bouncing are very low. Still traders are awaiting tonight’s Fed minutes for the clues about the outlook,” said Rahul Gupta, Head of Research- Currency, Emkay Global Financial Services