Gold and silver prices today hikes in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kerala, Visakhapatnam 2 August 2020
Gold and silver prices have been on hike for the last ten days at all major cities in India. As the wedding season has arrived, the gold entrepreneur has increased the prices.
Gold and Silver prices today, 2 August 2020: Gold and silver prices have been on hike for the last ten days at all major cities in India. As the wedding season has arrived, the gold entrepreneur has increased the prices. On MCX, Gold futures have increased by Rs. 250 to Rs. 55,250 while the silver also surged by Rs. 110 to Rs. 65,110 on Sunday. While going by what the MCX is, its nothing but the Multi Commodity Exchange where the metal items are offered for trading such as gold, diamond and none ferrous items just like the BSE for other commodities.
While coming to the measure of the purity of gold, it is measured in carats. There is three type of carat, 24 carat, 22 carat and 18 carat. The 24 carat gold consists of total 24 part gold whereas 22 carat contains 22 parts gold and 2 parts other elements line copper to form the jewellery, while the 18 carat has 18 parts gold and 6 parts copper and other elements. The purity is calculated by dividing the carat by 24 and multiplying it with 100. The 24 carat home is said to be 100 per cent pure while the 22 carat constitute 91.67 per cent pure. Keeping them aside lets have a look at the rates for the day at four major centres.
The gold prices in Bangalore per ten grams of 22 carat surged by Rs. 150 to Rs. 50,650 and ten-gram of 24-carat gold also increased by Rs. 250 to 55,250 respectively.
The gold prices in Hyderabad have increased by Rs. 530 per ten grams of 22 carats to Rs. 51,780 while the price of 24 carats is at Rs. 56,490 with a hike of Rs. 670. The gold prices in Kerala increased by Rs. 20 to Rs. 50,200 and rate of ten grams of 24 carats at Rs. 54,760 with a hike of Rs. 310.
The gold rates in Visakhapatnam have stood at Rs. 51,780 and Rs. 56,490 per ten grams of 22 carat and 24 carats with a hike of Rs. 530 and Rs. 670
|City||22 carat Gold (10gms)||24 carat Gold (10gms)||Silver (1kg)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 50,650||Rs. 55,250||Rs.65,110|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 51,780||Rs. 56,490||Rs.65,110|
|Kerala||Rs. 50,200||Rs. 54,760||Rs.65,110|
|Vizag||Rs. 51,780||Rs. 56,490||Rs.65,110|