Market closes with huge surge; RIL and HDFC Bank shares gain the most

Indian stock markets closed with a huge gain on Tuesday. The Bombay Stock Exchange Sensitive Index Sensex gained 2.03 percent or 748.31 points to close at 37,687.91 on Tuesday. The Sensex opened at 37,092.86 on Tuesday and rose to a maximum of 37,745.60 points during trading. At the close of the market, 19 stocks of the 30-share Sensex were on the green mark and 11 were on the red mark.

Along with the Sensex, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) index Nifty also closed with a huge gain on Tuesday. The Nifty closed at 11,102.85 on Tuesday, gaining 1.94 percent or 211.25 points. At the close of the market, shares of 32 companies were trending on green mark and shares of 18 companies on red mark out of 50 Nifty companies.

Condition of sectoral indices

Talking about sectoral indices, at the time of closing of the market on Tuesday, only one index out of 11 sectoral indices were on the red mark and the rest were on the green mark. On Tuesday, only Nifty IT declined by 0.70 per cent. At the same time, 1.55 percent in Nifty Auto, 2.29 percent in Nifty Finance Service, 3.89 percent in Nifty Media, 1.99 percent in Nifty Private Bank, 0.37 percent in Nifty FMCG, 1.97 percent in Nifty Bank, 0.93 percent in Nifty Metal, 1.76 percent in Nifty Pharma. A jump of 0.11 per cent was recorded in the Nifty PSU Bank and 1.69 per cent in the Nifty Realty.