The Indian currency resumed higher at 62.14 as against Thursday's close of 62.31 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market here.
It further strengthened to Rs 62.05 on good bouts of dollar selling from banks before quoting at its opening level of 62.14 at 1100 hours.
The local currency hovered in a range of 62.17-62.05 per dollar during late morning trade.
In New York market, US dollar was on the defensive against the basket currencies in morning trade after soft US economic data halted its surge against peers such as the yen and euro while the market awaited further developments in Greek debt negotiations.
Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex was trading higher by 84.54 points, or 0.29 per cent, to 28,889.64 in late morning trade.

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