The rupee also depreciated by 19 paise intra-day against the dollar at 65.13, which too had a negative influence.
The dollar weakened against some currencies overseas after US President Donald Trump sacked Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
Gitanjali Gems stock slumped 5 per cent to hit its fresh 52-week low of Rs 17.45 on BSE.
Forex dealers said sustained month-end demand for American dollars from importers, foreign fund outflows, and the dollar's gains against other global currencies weighed on the rupee
Sensex jumped 322.65 points to close at 34,142.15
It was unclear if the customers realised they were trading the digital asset for zero yen, or were somehow blindsided for a brief moment.