Sensex, Nifty extend gains in see-saw trade
Sensex and Nifty overcame volatility to settle in the green for the second straight session.
Strengthening rupee and lower crude prices in the international markets also influenced sentiments.
30-share BSE Sensex rose 355.06 points or 0.62% to settle at 57,989.90.
HCL Tech led the Sensex gainers' chart, spurting 3.58%.
BSE midcap gauge climbed 0.29 % and smallcap index advanced 0.69%.
Equity markets in Shanghai, Tokyo, Seoul and Hong Kong logged gains.
Major indices on Wall Street closed in the positive territory in the overnight trade.
International oil benchmark Brent crude rose 1.16 % to USD 75.57 per barrel.
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