Sensex closes 383 points up (Second lead)August 5th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Indian equity markets closed in the green Tuesday. The 30-share benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the Sensex, which opened at 14,562.68 points, touched a high of 14,986.63 before closing at 14,961.07. It went up by 383.20 points or 2.63 percent compared to its closing figure Monday.
The S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange, which opened at 4,395.80 points, closed at 4,502.85 points. It went up by 107.50 points or 2.45 percent from its previous close.