Rupee tumbles 24 paise to 73.76 against US dollar in early trade

Rupee tumbles 24 paise to 73.76 against US dollar in early trade

The rupee depreciated 24 paise to 73.76 against the US dollar in opening trade on Thursday tracking muted domestic equities and strengthening American currency. At the interbank forex market, the local unit opened on a weak note at 73.70, then fell further to 73.76, registering a fall of 24 paise over its last close.