ALSO READForex reserves down $57 mn to $363 bn due to dip in foreign currency assets Forex reserves down $956.4 mn to $368.998 bn Forex reserves at new life-time high of $382.53 billion Forex reserves up by $2.681 billion at record high of $389 billion Forex reserves increase by $889.4 mn to $369.887 bn
India's foreign exchange reserves touched a new record high of $391.33 billion after it rose by $2.27 billion in the week to July 21, aided by an increase in foreign currency assets (FCAs), RBI data showed.
In the previous week, the reserves had risen by $2.68 billion to $389.06 billion.
FCAs, a key component of overall reserves, surged by $2.24 billion to $367.15 billion, according to RBI data.
Expressed in US dollar terms, FCAs include effect of appreciation or depreciation of non-US currencies such as the euro, the pound and the yen held in the reserves.
Gold reserves remained unchanged at $20.35 billion.
The special drawing rights with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) went up by $12.1 million to $1.491 billion.
The country's reserve position with the IMF too increased by $19 million to $2.341 billion.