IndusInd Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack today, zooming around 8%
Nifty today rose 1% to settle at 14,789
Indian stock markets surged to new high today, extending the post-budget rally. The NSE Nifty 50 index rose 1% to 14,789 while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex ended at 50,255. This is the first first time Sensex has closed above the 50,000 mark. In three days, Sensex has surged about 4,000 points.