Mumbai: Benchmark indices ended higher today. Sensex closed on 01st April at 520.68 points higher at 50,029.83. Nifty ended 176.65 points high at 14,867.35.
In the previous season, the BSE S&P Sensex closed 627 points or 1.25 per cent lower at 49,509 while the Nifty 50 edged lower by 154 points or 1.04 per cent to 14,691.
JSW Steel, Hindalco, Tata Steel, Adani Ports and IndusInd Bank were among major losers on the Nifty, while gainers were HUL, HDFC Life, Nestle, TCS and HDFC Bank.