Market 2014 vs 2019 Lok Sabha elections: Here's how the markets fared Updated : May 20, 2019 11:51 AM IST The 30-share benchmark BSE Sensex added 923 points till 10:30 am, surging 2.49 percent, to 38,847. The NSE Nifty50 also gained almost 269 points, or 2.33 percent, to 11,673. In the currency market, the rupee opened at its highest levels in two weeks. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.