Gold rates surged by Rs 32 on Friday, March 19, for 1 gram as the price of the same quantity of 22-carat gold stood at Rs 4,428 from the previous rate of Rs 4,396. According to Good Returns, the price of 10 grams of 22-carat-gold is Rs 44,280 witnessing a massive increase of Rs 320 from Rs 43,960 on the earlier day. Similar to the rates of 22-carat gold the price of 24 carats of the yellow metal also hiked by Rs 320 and stood at Rs 45,280 for 10 grams, compared to the earlier rate of Rs 44,960. The cost of silver too witnessed marginal gains on Friday.
The yellow metal can be bought at different prices in different cities of the country. Check the rates here:
Delhi: The rate of 22-carat of Gold stood at Rs 44,350 per 10 grams in the national capital. While for 24-carat gold it is Rs 48,380 for the same quantity.
Chennai: Those who are planning to buy gold jewellery will have to pay Rs 42,580 per 10 grams for 22-carat gold while for 24-carat gold of the same quantity the cost is Rs 46,450.
Kolkata: One will have to pay Rs 44,580 for 10 grams of 22-carat gold in Kolkata while for 24-carat the price is Rs 47,280 per 10 grams.
Mumbai: Rs 44,280 is the price of 22-carat gold per 10 grams in Mumbai, while for 10 grams of 24-carat gold the purchaser will have to pay Rs 45,280.
International Price of Gold
In the international market, the rate of gold declined 0.33 percent to USD 1,730.70 per ounce on Friday. Similarly, its performance in the last 30 days has also decreased by 3.50 percent which is equivalent to USD 62.80.
Witnessing a nominal gain of Rs 7, the rate of silver per 10 grams stood at Rs 677 on Friday from the previous rate of Rs 670.
Silver Rates in Metro Cities
The rate of silver stood at Rs 67,700 for one kilogram in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata as the rate is the same in these cities. However, one will have to pay more that is Rs 72,500 for the same quantity of the metal in Chennai and Hyderabad.