The Sri Lankan rupee is continuing to depreciate against the US dollar amidst the current economic crisis in the country.
The rupee hit an all-time low of Rs.339.99 against the US dollar. Following the move to float the rupee by the Central Bank recently, the US dollar has been appreciating during the past few weeks.
According to the latest foreign currency exchange rates issued by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, the US dollar was buying at Rs.327.50 while the selling rate was Rs.339.99.
Meanwhile, the Sterling Pound was buying at Rs.428.51 while the selling rate was Rs.443.67.
The Euro buying rate has meanwhile increased to Rs.357.42 while the selling rate jumped to Rs.369.33.