Silver futures decline to Rs 71,801 per kg

New Delhi, May 24 (PTI) Silver futures on Wednesday fell Rs 363 to Rs 71,801 per kilogramme as participants reduced their bets.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, silver contracts for July delivery declined Rs 363 or 0.5 per cent to Rs 71,801 per kg in a business turnover of 13,662 lots.

Globally, silver was trading 0.82 per cent lower at USD 23.43 per ounce in New York.