Power Grid, NTPC, Tata Steel, SBI, IndusInd Bank were the top contributors to the benchmark indices. Maruti, Nestle India, Tech Mahindra, on the other hand, weighed on benchmark indices
Sectorally, Nifty Realty and Nifty Metal led the pack. Nifty IT, Nifty Auto, Nifty Media, however, were losers in trade.
Among individual stocks, shares of Oil India climbed 1 per cent after the state explorer tripled its net profit to Rs 1,555.4 crore in Q1FY23