Later, it further decline amid absence of demand from industrial users and finished lower at Rs 24,535, down by Rs 45 per kg from its previous close.
Standard mint and pure gold opened lower at Rs 12,525 per ten gm and Rs 12,585 per ten gm respectively, on sluggish demand from jewellery makers. Later, standard mint gold and pure gold lost further by Rs 30 per ten each from their last close, amid sustained heavy selling pressure by stockists. Standard gold and pure gold mint closed at Rs 12,520 and Rs 12,580 per ten gm respectively, traders added.
Following are the spot silver and gold closing prices: Silver (per kg) .999 grade: Rs 24,535 (24,580) Gold (per 10 gm): Standard mint 99.5 purity: Rs 12,520 (12,550) Pure gold 99.9 purity: Rs 12,580 (12,610)