Mumbai/UNI: The Rupee on Friday slipped further by 17 paise at 71.08 against the US Dollar on brisk demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, the dealers at the Forex Market said. The local unit that fell by eight paise to 70.99 in opening trade, slid further and ended negative at 71.08, down by 17 paise as compared to its last close.
The domestic unit recorded day high and low at 71.10 and 70.93 respectively.
With this the indian currency has lost 27 paise in couple of sessions.
The domestic unit remained weak because of strong dollar against other world currencies, they added.