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Sensex closed with gain of 73 points

The benchmark BSE Sensex closed with a gain of 73 points on emergence of buying by funds in blue-chip stocks.

business Updated: Jun 28, 2007 17:42 IST

The benchmark BSE Sensex closed with a gain of 73 points on Thursday on emergence of buying by funds in blue-chip stocks led by cement and capital goods segments.

The Sensex, which remained weak on Wednesday trading, rose 73.51 points at 14,504.57 as cement stocks led by ACC and Grasim surged following Finance Minister P Chidambaram's statement the government would not interfere in cement prices.

The Sensex touched a high of 14,537.04 points and a low of 14,435.24 in volatile trading.

In similar fashion, the National Stock Exchange index Nifty shot up by 18.05 points at 4,282 points, after touching a high of 4,291.40 and a low of 4,256.90 points.