The domestic unit witnessed volatility and hovered between a high of 65.41 and a low 65.5550 during morning deals, it was trading at 65.55 at 1020 hrs.
Rising crude prices on the back of widening trade deficit concerns continue to linger on the rupee, a dealer said.
Brent crude oil futures were at USD 71.80 per barrel, up 38 cents, or 0.5 per cent, from their last close.
Meanwhile, the US dollar steadied against basket of currencies in early Asian trade.
The 30-share BSE Sensex trading higher by 96.31 points or 0.28 per cent at 34,401.74 at 1040 hrs.
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