Shares of RBLBANK(up 4.76 per cent), IndusInd Bank(up 2.57 per cent), Bandhan Bank(up 2.27 per cent), Federal Bank(up 2.13 per cent) and ICICI Bank(up 1.62 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.
On the other hand, HDFC Bank(down 0.59 per cent) and AU Small Finance Bank(down 0.12 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Bank index closed 0.74 per cent up at 38727.55.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended up 156.6 points at 18212.35, while the BSE Sensex stood up 533.15 points at 61150.04.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 37 ended in the green, while 13 closed in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, JP Power, Suzlon Energy, YES Bank and Alok Industries were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Timescan Logistics(India)Ltd., Pearl Global, Jullundur Motor, Menon Bearings and Sheela Foam hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Vivo Collaboration Solutions Ltd., PayTM, Spandana Sphoorty, Foce India Ltd. and Vikas Ecotech (PP)hit their fresh 52-week lows.