Madras Fertlizers(up 11.37%), Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers(up 6.73%), G S F C(up 5.56%), Chambal Fertilisers & Chemicals(up 1.55%), Fertilizers & Chemicals Tranvancore(up 0.62%) and Coromandel International(up 0.60%) stood among the top gainers.
Nagarjuna Fertilizers & Chem(down 7.57%), Agro Phos(down 6.34%), Madhya Bharat Agro Products(down 5.00%), Aries Agro(down 4.88%), KRISHANA(down 4.78%), Sikko Industries(down 4.55%), Khaitan Chemicals & Fertilizers(down 2.98%), Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals(down 2.41%), National Fertilizer(down 1.66%) and Southern Petrochemicals Industries(down 0.64%) were among the top losers of the day.
The NSE Nifty50 index ended 69.0 points up at 17222.0, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed up 231.29 points at 57593.49.
Bharti Airtel(up 3.34%), Coal India(up 2.77%), Axis Bank(up 2.05%), Eicher Motors(up 1.85%), ICICI Bank(up 1.59%), ITC(up 1.46%), State Bank of India(up 1.39%), Power Grid Corporation of India(up 1.26%), Grasim Industries(up 1.25%) and JSW Steel(up 1.21%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, UPL Ltd(down 2.23%), Nestle India(down 1.75%), Dr Reddys Laboratories(down 1.74%), HDFC(down 1.51%), SBI Life(down 1.43%), HDFC LIFE INSURANCE(down 1.34%), HCL Technologies(down 1.31%), Divis Laboratories(down 0.84%), Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone(down 0.84%) and Asian Paints(down 0.64%) closed in the red.