The rupee fell past the 66 level mark against the US dollar for the first time since Sept 29, 2015, following an embarrassing defeat for the NDA in the Bihar Elections.
The currency was last trading at 66.48 against the US dollar, a drop of 73 paise over Friday's close of 65.75. Check and convert currency rates
74.161 United States Dollar
However, worries that the US Federal Reserve may hike interest rates in the US in the Dec, may continue to put pressure on the rupee in the weeks to come.