Market Closing Bell: Markets end higher for third straight session; Sensex up 5%, Nifty above 8,650 Updated : March 26, 2020 03:37 PM IST The Sensex ended 1,411 points higher at 29,947, while the Nifty rose 336 points to settle at 8,653. 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.