Gold futures ease on low demand

New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) Gold futures on Tuesday fell 0.19 per cent to Rs 44,819 per 10 gram as participants offloaded their holdings on a low spot demand.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold prices for April delivery slipped by Rs 86, or 0.19 per cent, to Rs 44,819 per 10 gram in a business turnover of 7,806 lots.

In the international market, gold was trading 0.03 per cent lower at USD 1,739.80 per ounce in New York. PTI SHW RUJ RUJ