Sensex closes 138 points up, Nifty settles above 10,300
The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading up on Monday after trends showed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP is likely to win key polls in Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat.
The BSE Sensex closed 138.71 points up at 33,601.68 while the NSE Nifty closed 55.50 points up at 10,388.75.
The top three Sensex gainers were M&M (+2.75%), Sun Pharma (+2.06%) and SBI India (+1.97%).
The top three Sensex losers were Yes Bank (-1.23%), Coal India (-1.11%) and Infosys (-0.79%).
The top three Nifty gainers were Vedanta Ltd (+3.84%), Hindalco (+3.23%) and M&M (+2.59%).
The top three Nifty losers were Tech Mahindra (-1.36%), Yes Bank (-1.30%) and HCL Tech (-1.25%).