ISLAMABAD - Exchange rate of the Pakistani rupee depreciated by Rs 3.93 against the US dollar in the interbank trading on Thursday and closed at Rs 239.94 against the previous day’s closing of Rs 236.01. According to the Forex Association of Pakistan (FAP), the buying and selling rates of dollars in the open market were recorded at Rs 243 and Rs 246 respectively. Similarly, the price of the euro increased by Rs 5.48 and closed at Rs 244.78 against the previous day’s closing of Rs 239.30. The Japanese Yen gained 04 paisas to close at Rs 1.76, whereas an increase of Rs 8.21 was witnessed in the exchange rate of the British Pound, which was traded at Rs 292.40 as compared to its last closing of Rs 284.19. The exchange rates of Emirates Dirham and Saudi Riyal increased by Rs 1.05 each to close at Rs 65.32 and Rs 63.88 respectively.