|Chennai||Rs. 25020.00 (0.81%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 25890.00 (0.98%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 25200.00 (-0.2%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 25480.00 (1.03%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24800.00 (0.61%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 25000.00 (0.81%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 25080.00 (1.09%)|
MUMBAI, Jan 17 (Reuters) - India's benchmark 10-year bonds and the rupee rose on Thursday after the country's oil minister said the government would allow oil marketing companies to set diesel prices, in what markets interpreted as a partial deregulation of prices.
The 10-year yield fell 3 basis points to 7.85 percent from levels before Oil Minister Veerappa Moily's comments.
The rupee rose as much as 54.49 to the dollar from around 54.63/64 previously.
In stock markets, Hindustan Petroleum Corp surged 6.2 percent while Oil and Natural Gas Corp gained 4.5 percent. (Reporting by Subhadip Sircar & Swati Bhat; Editing by Rafael Nam)