Shilpa c, student, Apeejay Institue of Mass Communication

The rupee jumped by nine paise to settle at a fresh 6-week high of 51.52/53 against the dollar amid increased foreign funds inflows, mainly into debt markets. The Indian currency moved erratically in a range of 51.28 and 51.58 on alternate bouts of buying and selling. Finally, it ended at 51.52/53, up 9 paise from its previous close.