The dollar made its all time high to close at PKR 171.04/USD in the interbank market, the highest ever closing price of the dollar in history.
The dollar rose 30 paisa in the interbank market. The liquidity in the open market remained constrained as majority of Exchanges prefer to avoid dealing owing to volatility.
In major exchanges of Karachi, US Dolalr is available at the rate of up to PKR 174/USD.
The pressure on Rupee fails to subside as large trade deficit has increased the Dollar demand.