Sensex, Nifty soar to record highs in Muhurat trading session
The benchmark indices BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 surged to their lifetime highs on Saturday during the special Muhurat trading session to mark the beginning of Samvat 2077. Sensex rose by 280.79 points or 0.65% to close at 43,638. The 30-share index touched an intra day high of 43,830.93. On similar lines, the broader NSE Nifty advanced 89.45 points, or 0.70%, to finish at its lifetime high of 12,780.25. It touched an intra-day record of 12,828.70 during the session.