Shares of Kotak Mahindra Bank (up 2.33 per cent), State Bank of India (up 1.94 per cent), IDFC Bank (up 1.79 per cent), Bandhan Bank (up 1.57 per cent) and Axis Bank (up 1.45 per cent) were among the losers. Days as the top gainer in the pack.
On the other hand, RBLBANK (down 2.72 per cent) and AU Small Finance Bank (down 0.66 per cent) ended as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Bank index closed 1.19 per cent higher at 35481.7.
The benchmark NSE Nifty 50 index ended 150.1 points higher at 17354.05, while the BSE Sensex closed 459.5 points higher at 58253.82.
Of the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 44 closed in the green, while 6 closed in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, IDFC, RBL Bank, Yes Bank and IDFC First Bank were among the most traded stocks on the NSE.
Shares of Vivo Collaboration Solutions Ltd., BGR Energy, Alpa Labs, MSP Steel and Svelect Energy touched new 52-week highs in today’s trade, while HEC Infra Projects, Shree Ram Switchgears, RM Drip & Sprinkle, RBL Bank and DCM Shriram Ind. reached its 52-week low.