The Indian rupee during early morning trade on Wednesday broke the 65-mark and touched a 17-month high since October 2015.
At around 2.00 p.m., the rupee was trading at the 64.90 level against a US dollar.
The rupee on Monday closed at 65.04 to a greenback. The currency market was closed on Tuesday on account of Gudi Padwa.
"Rupee appreciation to a 17-month hi