Rupee up 22 paise against dollar
Mar 18 2014 , Mumbai
Besides, the WPI inflation that eased to a nine-month low in February, raising expectations that the RBI would leave interest rates unchanged at its policy review next month, supported the rupee, forex dealers said.
In volatile trade, the rupee had shed two paise to close at 61.19 in the previous session on Friday.
Forex and Money markets remained closed yesterday for 'Holi' festival.
Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex rose 137.66 points, or 0.63 per cent, to 21,947.46 in early trade today.