Sensex, Nifty end posting biggest trading gains; Adani Ports up

New Delhi : The market on Monday posted the biggest intra-day gains in the last eight trading sessions with the Sensex up by 348.32 points or 1.4 percent at 25022.16.

The Nifty on the other hand, gained 116.20 points or 1.5 percent at 7671.40.

Shares such as Hindalco, Adani Ports, BHEL, Bharti Airtel and Wipro were top gainers while Lupin, Dr Reddy’s Labs and Cipla were losers in the Sensex.

Metals and mining group Vedanta in its regulatory filling with BSE today said the Goan iron ore arm reported sales of 1.6 million tonnes (MT) during January-March quarter of the last fiscal.

The firm also clocked a production of 1.9 MT during the reported quarter of the last fiscal, even as the production was impacted due to delay in transportation rate negotiations with the truckers.

Also, the shares of RS Software India climbed nearly nine percent intraday after the Reserve Bank of India launched Unified payment interface (UPI). (ANI)