New Delhi: Snapping its three-day winning run, gold plunged by Rs 140 to Rs 25,610 per ten grams at the bullion market today as demand from jewellers at existing levels eased amid a weak trend overseas. However, silver held steady at Rs 34,100 per kg on scattered support from industrial units.
- Globally, gold shed 0.55 percent to USD 1,072.30 an ounce in New York in yesterday's trade.
- In the national capital, gold of 99.9 and 99.5 percent purity slumped by Rs 140 each to Rs 25,610 and Rs 25,460 per ten grams, respectively. It had gained Rs 375 in the previous three sessions.
- Sovereign, however, ruled steady at Rs 22,200 per piece of eight grams in limited deals.
- Silver ready and silver weekly based delivery ended flat at Rs 34,100 per kg and Rs 34,180 per kg respectively.
- Silver coins, however, continued at previous level of Rs 48,000 for buying and Rs 49,000 for selling of 100 pieces.
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