Market at Close: Trading in the green zone throughout the day, the market closed the day at record levels, driven by a rally in index heavyweights Reliance Industries, L&T, among others.
Benchmarks extended losses in the last couple of hours of trade, with the Nifty closing at record high, while the Sensex is now 100 points away from 30,000-mark
The Nifty closed above the 9200-mark for the first time ever, while the Sensex is now just 100 points away from 30,000-mark.
Indices witnessed a sharp surge in the last few hours of trade, pushing them at higher levels.
The Sensex was up 289.72 points at 29910.22, while the Nifty was up 64.10 points at 9237.85. The market breadth was healthy as 2,073 shares advanced against a decline of 819 shares, while 125 shares were unchanged.
L&T, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories and Reliance were the top gainers on both indices, while Bharti Airtel, Wipro and BPCL were top losers.