The dollar strengthened in the interbank market and declined for the second day in a row in the open market.
At the close of trading on the interbank market, the value of one US dollar stood at Rs 177.98.
In the open market, the dollar fell for the second day in a row. Today, the dollar fell 60 paise to 179 rupees 90 paise. The dollar had lost 50 paise yesterday.