Due to the rise in both precious metals abroad, the strength of gold and silver was seen at the domestic level too. In the MCX futures market, gold rose by Rs 191 or 0.39 per cent to Rs 48,868 per 10 grams. Gold Mini also rose by Rs 193 to Rs 48,662 per 10 grams.
Silver rose by Rs 360, or 0.51 percent, to sell at Rs 71,170 per kg. Silver Mini rose by Rs 361 to Rs 71,225 per kg.
In the international market, spot gold rose by $ 7.70 to $ 1,879.45 an ounce. US gold futures for August also rose by $ 7.40 to $ 1,880.70 an ounce. Silver spot rose by $ 0.11 to sell at $ 27.58 an ounce.