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Markets closed on account of Ambdekar Jayanti

Indian equities markets were closed on Thursday on account of constitution maker Babasaheb Ambedkar's birth anniversary, celebrated as Ambedkar Jayanti.

business Updated: Apr 14, 2011 12:59 IST

Indian equities markets were closed on Thursday on account of constitution maker Babasaheb Ambedkar's birth anniversary, celebrated as Ambedkar Jayanti.

The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) closed on Wednesday with a gain of 434.32 points or 2.25 % at 19,696.86 points.

Broader markets too had closed in the green, with the BSE midcap index moving up 1.4 % and the BSE small cap index ending 1.3 % higher.

At the National Stock Exchange, the 50-scrip S&P CNX Nifty closed 2.17 % or 125.80 points higher at 5,911.50.