Shares of ICICI Bank(up 1.73 per cent), RBLBANK(up 0.3 per cent), Federal Bank(up 0.26 per cent), IDFCBANK(up 0.12 per cent) and State Bank of India(up 0.05 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.
On the other hand, AU Small Finance Bank(down 2.52 per cent), Axis Bank(down 2.06 per cent), HDFC Bank(down 2.05 per cent), Kotak Mahindra Bank(down 0.75 per cent) and IndusInd Bank(down 0.68 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Bank index closed 0.62 per cent down at 36205.3.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended up 135.5 points at 16793.9, while the BSE Sensex stood up 388.76 points at 56247.28.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 34 ended in the green, while 16 closed in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, JP Power, PNB and Suzlon Energy were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Vadilal Ind, Vaishali Pharma, Shankara Bldg Prod, Orient Bell and Rajnandini Metal hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Edelweiss Financial, Richa Info Systems Ltd., SoftTech Engineers, JMT Auto and Asian Hotels(W)hit their fresh 52-week lows.