Business Standard | 08/04/2022 03:02 PM | Click to read full article
The benchmark indices extended gains in afternoon trade, supported by positive global cues. Metals and FMCG scrips were in demand while pharma stocks corrected.
The Nifty traded above 17,700 level. At 13:30 IST, the barometer index, S&P BSE Sensex rose 222.70 points or 0.38% at 59,257.65.