Rupee in Monday' session was seen trading at 71.69 versus the previous close of 71.71 per US dollar.
Dollar gained ground on the back of outperformance of the recent US economic data.
Crude oil gained on Monday amid positive sentiment around US-China trade tension
The yield on the 10-year government bonds stood at 6.48%.
Indian indices are likely to open on a strong note amid positive comments from the US and China on trade deal.