Rupee strengthens while the stock market record a drop in prices

Monday, 13 July 2020 - 21:38

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The rupee was still stable against the dollar today, while the stock market price index dropped.

The selling price of a US dollar was 188 rupees and 10 cents, while the stock market index fell 112.86 points to 4879.76.

This was a drop of 2.26 percent. The total turnover of the Colombo Stock Exchange today exceeds Rs. 1.3 billion.



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