SENSEX closes above 12,000 mark
The benchmark index SENSEX of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) rose by 475 points to close at 12,158 after touching today’s high of 12,193 mainly with the demand for Software stocks and Reliance Industries shares
The key index surged by over 731 points on May 4, the biggest single-day gain this year.
The 50-share National Stock Exchange index Nifty has gone up by 126.50 points at 3,681.10, after the day’s high of 3,691.65 points.
The rally was backed by Reliance Industries and Infosys Technologies, the two firms together having nearly 30% weight in the index.