The currency ended lower for the second straight day in today’s session.
The rupee ended at 73.47 against the U.S. Dollar as compared to Monday’s close of 73.36. 73.30 was the highest point of the day while it ended near the day’s low of 73.52.
Today’s losses made rupee the third worst performing currency in Asia, ahead of the Thai Baht and the Malaysian Ringgit.
Yield on the 10-year government bond ended at 5.932% as compared to Monday’s close of 5.94%.