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The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE) of India were shut on Monday on account of Mahavir Jayanti, an important religious festival in Jainism that celebrates the birth of Lord Mahavir.
The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a negative note during the morning session of the trade.
The benchmark equity indices on the BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) opened on a positive note on Tuesday.
Sell-off continued in the Indian stock markets on Monday with the BSE Sensex losing over 1,300 points to settle well below the 29,000-mark.
Shares of private sector lender IndusInd Bank touched upper circuit on Thursday afternoon, snapping an eight-day losing streak and clocking the biggest-ever intra-day gain.
Indian stock markets witnessed a rally on Wednesday afternoon with the BSE Sensex rising 1,600 points.
The coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) has hit Indian automobile and ancillary industry with several major players announcing a lockdown of their plants till March 31.
Trade halted in the Indian stock markets for 45 minutes on Monday, as both BSE Sensex and the Nifty50 on the National Stock Exchange hit the 10 per cent lower circuit.
Key Indian equity indices traded in the green on Friday morning amid a largely choppy trade so far, with the BSE Sensex trading over 280 points higher.
Stocks markets opened in the red on Thursday, with a massive nearly 7 per cent fall in the key indices.