New Delhi, Mar 30 (PTI) Gold prices plunged by Rs 650 to Rs 31,300 per ten grams at the bullion market today on considerable fall in demand from local jewellers and retailers at prevailing higher levels. Also Read - Giant Images of Prophet Mohammed Appear on French Govt Building

Silver followed suit and lost Rs 600 at Rs 39,150 per kg due to reduced offtake by industrial units and coin makers. Also Read - IPL 2020 Live Cricket Score RR vs SRH, Today's T20 Match 40 Between Rajasthan And Hyderabad Live Updates Dubai: Archer Removes Warner Early

Marketmen said gold prices sank on lacklustre demand from local jewellers and retailers at domestic spot market. Also Read - Uttar Pradesh: 19-year-old Woman Gang-raped While Returning From Navratri Event

In the national capital, gold of 99.9 per cent and 99.5 per cent purity plunged by Rs 650 each to Rs 31,300 and Rs 31,150 per ten grams, respectively.

Sovereign, however, remained unaltered at Rs 24,800 per piece of eight grams.

In line with gold prices, silver ready drifted lower by Rs 600 to Rs 39,150 per kg and weekly-based delivery by Rs 660 to Rs 38,320 per kg.

Silver coins, however, remained steady at Rs 74,000 for buying and Rs 75,000 for selling of 100 pieces.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.