The dollar's gains against other currencies overseas and a lower opening in the domestic equity market also put pressure on the local unit, forex dealers said.

The rupee had weakened by 3 paise to end at nearly a one-week low of 60.13 against the dollar on Monday. Forex market remained closed on Tuesday on account of ‘Id-ul-Fitr’.

Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell 61.40 points, or 0.29 percent, to 25,929.83 in morning trade on Wednesday.

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