Sensex, Nifty Extend Gains To Close Higher
The S&P BSE Sensex closed 742 points, or 1.14%, up at 65,675.93, while the NSE Nifty 50 ended 232 points, or 1.19%, higher at 19,675.45.
Reliance Industries, Infosys, HDFC Bank, Tata Consultancy Services and ITC were positively adding to the change in the Nifty.
Bajaj Finance, IndusInd Bank, Power Grid Corp., Dr Reddy’s Laboratories and Apollo Hospitals Enterprise were negatively contributing to the change.
The market breadth was skewed in the favour of buyers. About 2,273 stocks rose, 1,474 declined, while 137 remained unchanged on the BSE.
. Read more on Visual Stories by BloombergQuint.