Rupee traded up against GBP, EUR and weak against JPY, CNY. The rupee settled on a flat note at.73.04 after opened with negative note at 73.07 against US dollar.USD /INR touched a high and low of 73.16 and 72.98 respectively.
On the domestic equity market front, the BSE Sensex ended 549.49 points or 1.11 per cent lower at 49,034.67, while the broader NSE Nifty declined 161.90 points or 1.11 per cent to 14,433.70.
US dollar appreciated against most of the currency in the basket. USD traded on flat note against JPY, INR. USD strengthens against EUR, GBP,AUD,CHF.