|Chennai||Rs. 24020.00 (-0.17%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 25020.00 (0.28%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 24450.00 (0%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 24600.00 (-0.32%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24050.00 (0%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 24160.00 (-0.17%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 24030.00 (-0.12%)|
Gold futures edged lower on Friday, but still stuck in familiar trading range, though demand from physical buyers was down compared with last week amid limited supplies ahead of a major gold buying festival.
India, the world's biggest buyer of the metal, will celebrate Akshaya Tritiya on May 13, the biggest gold-buying festival after Dhanteras. The wedding season is on and will continue through July.
"Deals have slowed because there is a shortage of stock in the market," said a dealer with a private bullion importing bank. Most of the banks do not have stocks for immediate delivery, the dealer added.