Closing Bell: Sensex ends 477 points higher, Nifty above 11,350; banks, metals gain
Updated : August 18, 2020 10:31 PM IST
The Sensex ended 477 points higher at 38,528 while the Nifty rose 138 points to settle at 11,385.
Broader markets were also positive with the midcap and smallcap indices up 1.3 percent and 1.6 percent, respectively.
On the Nifty50 index, Grasim, UltraTech Cement, Kotak Bank, ICICI Bank and JSW Steel were the top gainers