Sensex rallies over 1,100 points; Nifty tops 9,000 level

Hindustan Times | Mar 27, 2020 at 4:02 AM
  • Equity benchmark Sensex surged over 1,100 points in opening session on Friday led by gains in banking stocks ahead of Reserve Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das’ address.
  • In the previous session, equity benchmarks surged for the third straight session, logging their best three-day gains in years, after the government’s much awaited stimulus measures for coronavirus lockdown-hit segments lifted sentiments.
  • After Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s Rs 1.70 lakh crore economic stimulus to ease the economic blow of the Covid-19 pandemic, investors are eyeing more sops from Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor.