Bullion counters were mixed on Friday as fast rising Covid patient count, especially in hotspots like Mumbai, increased worries but reopening of economies kept the mood upbeat.
Businesses and citizens in less affected areas in India are enjoying relatively more freedom in movement. Meanwhile, the total number of Covid cases rose sharply to 56,342 with 1,886 deaths.
Gold futures were down 0.16 per cent or Rs 76 at Rs 46,085 per 10 grams. Silver futures gained 0.36 per cent or Rs 157 to Rs 43,280 per kg.