Sensex closes over 300 points up (Third Lead)June 17th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) The Indian equity markets closed in the green Tuesday. The 30-share benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the Sensex, opened at 15,388.36 points and touched a high of 15,732.75 before closing at 15,696.90. It went up by 301.08 points or 1.96 percent compared to its closing figure Monday.
The S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange, which opened at 4,572.50 points, closed at 4,653.00. It went up by 80.50 points or 1.76 percent.