The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday, fixed the reference rate for the U.S. dollar at Rs. 49.1355 and the Euro at Rs. 65.9981, as against Rs. 49.1918 per dollar and Rs. 65.4394 per euro on October 5.

In a press release issued by the RBI, the exchange rates for the pound and yen against the rupee were quoted at Rs. 75.9733 per pound and Rs. 64.11 per 100 yen, based on reference rates for the US dollar and cross-currency quotes at noon.

The reference rate is based on the noon rates of select banks in Mumbai and the SDR-rupee rate would be based on this rate, the release added.

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