Gold prices, in Delhi fell by Rs. 235 per 10 gram while silver rates held steady at Rs. 37,900 per kg today, reported .
Fall in domestic demand dragged gold prices but strong international cues capped the losses, traders were quoted as saying in the report. In the global market, gold prices hit a one-week high, as investors sought safe-haven assets amid fears of a chaotic departure for Britain from the European Union.
Things you should know about gold, silver prices:
1. In the national capital, gold of 99.9 per cent and 99.5 per cent purity dropped by Rs. 235 each to Rs. 32,015 and Rs. 31,865 per 10 gram, respectively. The precious metal had risen by Rs. 350 yesterday.
2. The appreciating rupee, making imports cheaper, also fuelled the downtrend in the rates of the yellow metal, traders said. The rupee strengthened by 25 paise to 71.72 against the dollar in intraday trade.
3. Sovereign gold, however, remained flat at Rs. 24,800 per piece of 8 gram.
4. Silver ready ended at Rs. 37,900 per kg on scattered demand, while weekly-based delivery rose by Rs. 147 to Rs. 36,818 per kg on speculative buying.
5. Silver coins continued to be traded at previous level of Rs. 73,000 for buying and Rs. 74,000 for selling of 100 pieces.>