Rupee rises 46 paise to 70.44 against dollar

Rupee rises 46 paise to 70.44 against dollar

Forex traders said, increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks and sustained foreign fund inflows also supported the domestic currency. At the interbank forex market, the rupee opened higher at 70.58 and rose further to quote at 70.44, showing a rise of 46 paise over its previous close.