Mumbai, The Rupee appreciated 20 paise to 68.74 against US dollar in early trade on Friday on fresh selling of the American currency by bankers and exporters, dealers at Forex Market said. The local unit recovered owing to weak dollar against other world currencies. Negative opening in
equity market capped the domestic unit from further gain, the dealers said. High oscillation was seen during intra-day as it registered day’s high and low at 68.84 and 68.74 respectively.