On the similar lines, the metal for delivery in August spurted by Rs. 175, or 0.65 %, to Rs. 26,918 per 10 gm, clocking a business volume of 1,464 lots.
Analysts attributed rise in gold prices at futures trade to the precious metal's sustained rise in the global markets after US Federal Reserve chief Ben S Bernanke called for maintaining stimulus.
Globally, gold rose 0.7 per cent to USD 1,295.20 an ounce in Singapore today.