The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday fixed the reference rate for the US dollar at Rs 49.0333 and the Euro at Rs. 66.8029, as against Rs. 49.0710 per dollar and Rs. 66.1670 per euro yesterday.

In a press release issued by the RBI, the exchange rates for the pound and yen against the rupee were quoted at Rs. 76.5998 per pound and Rs. 63.93 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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