Indian rupee opened 6 paise higher against dollar

Indian rupee opened 6 paise higher against dollar

The Indian rupee opened 6 paise higher at 71.21 per dollar on February 5 against the previous day's close of 71.27. Rupee's gains were capped after crude oil prices rose in global markets.

The Indian rupee on February 4 appreciated by 11 paise to close at 71.27 against the US dollar, tracking heavy buying in domestic equities.