Market Closing Bell: Sensex, Nifty end at record close led by IT, metal stocks; Tata Steel top gainer Updated : December 17, 2019 03:55 PM IST Indian shares extended gains to end at record closing highs on Tuesday, following gains in Asian peers, boosted by IT, metals and banking stocks. The BSE Sensex settled 436 points higher at a new closing high of 41,375, while the NSE Nifty50 also rallied 111 points to end at a record close of 12,165. Tata Steel, Bharti Airtel, Vedanta, Hindalco, and Tata Motors were top Nifty gainers for the day, up between 2.9-4.6 percent. 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.