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Benchmark indices held on to its early gains today with Nifty closing above 11,000 mark and the Sensex making 1 per cent gain.
Earlier, equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty began on a positive note on Monday, driven by gains in financial and IT shares.
The BSE Sensex jumped 398.85 points or 1.08 per cent to close at 37,418.99. Similarly, the NSE Nifty rose 120.50 points or 1.11 per cent to 11,022.20.
Banking, Financial, IT and Consumer Goods stocks primarily rallied on indices today.
On the Sensex, the prominent gainers were Bajaj Finance, HCL Tech, Tech Mahindra, Infosys, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Asian Paints IndusInd Bank and SBI.
Major losers were Sun Pharma, NTPC, Kotak Bank, Maruti and ITC.
The market breadth was clearly positive on the BSE. Out the 2,874 shares traded today, while the advancing scrips were higher at 1,518, and the number of declining shares was 1,167.