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Sensex, Nifty hit record high; mark best month since Oct

Reuters  Mumbai, March 31, 2014
First Published: 09:58 IST(31/3/2014) | Last Updated: 16:06 IST(31/3/2014)

The BSE Sensex and Nifty edged higher on Monday, hitting a sixth consecutive record high and their best monthly gain since October as strong foreign buying has sparked a rally in blue chips, especially those dependant on the domestic economy.

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The benchmark BSE Sensex provisionally closed up 0.21% at 22,386.27 while the broader Nifty closed 0.12% higher at 6,704.20 points.
The Nifty provisionally rose 6.8% in March, its best performance since a 9.8% gain in October.


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