KARACHI: The rupee fell to its lowest against the dollar this year in the open market , despite efforts by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.
Dollar rose to PKR109 in the open market , from PKR108.60. In the open market , dollar strengthened by PKR0.40 due to demand.
The US currency increased to Rs104.85 in interbank market, after an increase of 1 paisa (PKR0.1).
The difference in dollar 's worth in the inter-bank and open market exceeded PKR04.