SL rupee falls

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 - 8:25

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Sri Lankan rupee fell yesterday as a result of dollar demand by importers. The rupee was active at 147.90/95 per dollar.

Meanwhile, Sri Lankan shares also fell with the benchmark Colombo stock index being reported at 6,428.07. Turnover was 263.2 million rupees.