Mumbai: Indian equity benchmarks ended higher for the second consecutive session. BSE Sensex surged 874 points or 1.53% to close at 57,912. NSE Nifty climbed moved 256 points or 1.% higher to close at 17,393.
Nifty Midcap 100 index rose 1.% and the small-cap gained 1.%. 14 out of the 15 sector gauges compiled by the National Stock Exchange ended higher. BSE Sensex zoomed 874 points or 1.53 per cent to close at 57,912, while the broader NSE Nifty moved 256 points or 1.49 per cent higher to close at 17,393.
Top gainers in the market were Eicher Motors, Coal India, M&M, Adani Ports, Bajaj Finserv, Asian Paints, Reliance Industries, HDFC, TCS, Infosys and Kotak Mahindra Bank. The top losers in the market were Bharti Airtel, Nestle India and Tata Steel.