Future Consumer(up 4.76%), Prataap Snacks(up 3.89%), Nakoda Group(up 3.72%), Godrej Consumer Products(up 1.99%), Dodla Dairy(up 1.48%), Hatsun Agro Product Ltd(up 1.30%), Marico(up 1.09%), Zydus Wellness(up 1.07%), Jyothy Labs(up 0.59%) and Dabur India(up 0.58%) stood among the top gainers.
Euro India Fresh Foods(down 3.38%), Mrs Bectors Food Specialities(down 2.81%), Parag Milk(down 2.15%), Dangee Dums(down 2.04%), Umang Dairies(down 1.92%), Hind.Foods(down 1.54%), P & G Hygiene(down 1.36%), Heritage Foods(down 1.33%), Emami(down 1.08%) and Vadilal Industries(down 0.72%) were among the top losers of the day.
The NSE Nifty50 index ended 121.85 points up at 16478.1, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed up 427.79 points at 55320.28.
Dr Reddys Laboratories(up 2.95%), Bharat Petroleum Corporation(up 2.76%), Reliance Industries(up 2.74%), Eicher Motors(up 2.52%), SBI Life(up 2.43%), Bajaj Auto(up 2.23%), Bharti Airtel(up 1.97%), UPL Ltd(up 1.65%), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries(up 1.37%) and Oil & Natural Gas Corporation(up 1.32%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Tata Steel(down 3.86%), Shree Cement(down 1.97%), Tata Motors(down 1.64%), Grasim Industries(down 1.48%), NTPC(down 1.21%), Bajaj Finance(down 0.94%), Hindalco Industries(down 0.93%), State Bank of India(down 0.92%), UltraTech Cement(down 0.9%) and JSW Steel(down 0.69%) closed in the red.