Rupee depreciated against all of the currency in the basket. The rupee started the day with positive note against US dollar, appreciated by 6 paise to 72.89 per US dollar on Monday's ahead of the Union Budget 2021-22 presentation in Parliament. Because of Budget presentation today, market remained volatile. Rupee depreciated by 7 paise to close at 73.03 against the US dollar tracking a rebound in the American currency overseas.The Rupee hit an intra-day high 72.84 and a low of 73.15 against US dollar.
On the domestic equity market front, the BSE Sensex ended 2,314.84 points or 5 per cent higher at 48,600.61, while the broader NSE Nifty advanced 646.60 points or 4.74 per cent to 14,281.20.
US dollar appreciated against most of the currency in the basket.