Nifty extends gains; Sensex up 112 points
(23-Feb-17 02:27 Hrs IST)
The key domestic benchmark indices continued to trade firm during the late noon trading session amid buying interest in index heavyweights including Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Bharti Airtel and LT among others.
At 14:25 hours, the 30-share benchmark index was trading at 28977.48 up by 112.77 points or by 0.39 per cent, while the NSE Nifty was at 8960.15 up by 33.25 points or by 0.37 per cent.
Sentiments got some support with RBI Governor Urjit Patel’s statement that faster remonetisation and return of discretionary consumer demand will..