Gold and Silver prices fall. Gold prices fell by Rs 145 to Rs 34,080 per 10 gram at the bullion market. The reason for this price fall was a weak global trend amid sluggish demand from local jewellers.
Silver prices too drifted down by Rs 100 to Rs 41,000 a kg due to low offtake from industrial units and coin makers.
Globally, gold fell 0.01% to $ 1,308.70 an ounce while silver rose 0.13% to $ 15.80 an ounce in New York.
In the national capital, gold of 99.9% and 99.5% purities declined by Rs 145 each to Rs 34,080 and Rs 33,930 per 10 gram, respectively .sovereign gold, however, remained unaltered at Rs 26,100 per piece of eight gram.