Benchmark NSE Nifty closed 126.35 points up at 17665.8 amid buying in frontline bluechip counters.
However, stocks such as Mangalam Worldwide Ltd.,
, , Bombay Rayon and , touched their fresh 52-week lows.
Overall, 36 shares ended in the green in Nifty50 index, while 14 closed in the red.
In the Nifty 50 index,
, , ITC, and NTPC were among top gainers during the day, while , , , Cem. and ended in the red.
The BSE Sensex closed 442.65 points up at 59245.98.
Traders piled up positions in Telecommunications, Agro Processing, Industrial Equipment, Cables and Metals – Non Ferrous sectors, while selling was witnessed in Metals – Ferrous, Miscellaneous, Term Lending Institutions, Petrochemicals and Gas & Petroleum sectors during the day.