RBI raises its gold purchase to 65 tonnes in FY22

In the nine-month period between June 2020 and March 2021, RBI had bought 33.9 tonnes of gold. The value of RBI's gold holdings rose as much as 30% to Rs 3.22 lakh crore. Of this, gold valued at Rs 1.25 lakh crore is held as an asset of RBI's issue department and gold (including gold deposit) valued at Rs 1.97 lakh crore is held as an asset of the banking department.

RBI raises its gold purchase to 65 tonnes in FY22
In the nine-month period between June 2020 and March 2021, RBI had bought 33.9 tonnes of gold. The value of RBI's gold holdings rose as much as 30% to Rs 3.22 lakh crore. Of this, gold valued at Rs 1.25 lakh crore is held as an asset of RBI's issue department and gold (including gold deposit) valued at Rs 1.97 lakh crore is held as an asset of the banking department.