Today was an extra day for the stock market. Almost most of the shares in the stock market closed in the green mark. The Sensex closed at 64,996.60 with a gain of 110.09 points, or 0.17 per cent. So the Nifty closed at 19,306 points with a gain of 40.20 points i.e. 0.21%.
Talking about sectoral shares, all other sectoral indices including FMCG and Information Technology closed above the green line. At the same time, an increase of 1 percent was seen in realty and capital goods.
So, the BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices rose up to 0.5 per cent.