On Friday, gold prices declined while silver became expensive. Gold price fell by Rs 147 to Rs 44,081 per 10 grams in Delhi. According to HDFC Securities, the fall in global gold prices and the strengthening of the rupee led to the fall in gold prices. In previous trade, gold had closed at Rs 44,228 per 10 grams. Silver rose by Rs 1,036 to Rs 64,276 per kg against Rs 63,240 per kg in previous trade. Today, due to the positive start in the domestic stock market, the Indian rupee strengthened 14 paise to Rs 72.48 against the US dollar.