Benchmark NSE Nifty closed 64.45 points up at 18117.15 amid buying in frontline bluechip counters.
However, stocks such as Coastal Corp(PP),
, and , touched their fresh 52-week lows.
Overall, 27 shares ended in the green in Nifty50 index, while 23 closed in the red.
In the Nifty 50 Index, Adani Ent., Hindalco,
, and were among top gainers during the day, while , Cipla, Dr. Reddys, BPCL and ended in the red.
The BSE Sensex closed 113.95 points up at 60950.36.
Traders piled up positions in IT – Hardware, Rubber, Sugar, Metals – Non Ferrous and Defense sectors, while selling was witnessed in Learning & Education, NBFC, Glass, Miscellaneous and IT Enabled Services sectors during the day.