Budget 2016: Rupee falls 12 paise to 68.74 against US dollar
The rupee weakened 12 paise to quote at 68.74 against the dollar ahead of Union Budget 2016 that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present in the Parliament later today.
New Delhi Last Updated: February 29, 2016 | 09:57 IST
A firm dollar against some global currencies overseas and a lower opening of the domestic equity market also weighed on the rupee. Photo: Reuters