Mumbai, Apr 9 (PTI) The rupee dropped by 5 paise to close at 65.02/03 against the US dollar at the interbank foreign exchange market today.

The pound sterling also finished higher at 91.76/78 per pound against 90.96/98 earlier.

Following are the interbank forex and RBI rates (in Rs per unit): Unit Interbank RBI Reference US Dollar 65.02/03 64.9287 Pound Sterling 91.76/78

Euro 79.6870 79.81/83 Japanese yen(100) 60.68/70

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