The benchmark indices ended smartly with hefty gains after yesterday's steep fall on the back of positive global cues and short covering on the F&O expiry day. The Sensex closed at 11,403 up 402 points or 3.65% and the Nifty surged 3.32% or 112 points to settle at 3,474. Te BSE Midcap Index closed 63 points or 1.83% and the Smallcap Index went up 1.35% or 52.
All BSE sectoral indexes ended in green. Buying was across the board, IT, banking, oil & gas and capital goods let the rally today.
The Sensex ended the April series with 17.5% gain while the Nifty surged 15%.
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