Mumbai, India (BBN)-Indian rupee weakened by 12 paise to 65.09 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday.
Besides, the dollar’s gain against other currencies overseas and a lower opening in the domestic equity market put pressure on the rupee, dealers said, reports the PTI.
On Tuesday, the rupee ended at 64.97 per dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market.
Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex dropped by 156.11 points, or 0.57 per cent, to 27,097.33.