MCX gold with 0.70 percent trading at Rs 26 869 per 10 grams. While silver prices rose 0.20 percent and reached atRs 34 648 per kg. Crude fell by 1.30 percent is trading at Rs 3188 per barrel. With the strong decline in base metals. 1.45 percent of aluminum and nickel declined by 1 per cent. In copper, lead and zinc 0.50 percent of weakness seen.