Ten grams of 24 karat gold was sold on Monday at Rs 47,660, Rs 10 more than yesterday’s trading price. Silver was at 65,600 rupees per kilogram, the same as yesterday’s trading, according to the Good Returns website.
The price of gold jewelry varies across India, the second largest consumer of the metal, due to excise tax, state taxes, and levies.
In New Delhi and Mumbai, 10 grams of 22 karat gold was sold at Rs 46,910 and Rs 46,660.
In Chennai, the yellow metal was being sold at Rs 45,160, according to the website.
In New Delhi, the price of 10 grams of 24 karat gold was 51.170 rupees. In Chennai, it is trading at Rs 49,260. Mumbai averages 47,660 rupees, while Kolkata is 49,710 rupees, according to the website.