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Vedanta bags 41 oil, gas blocks in open acreage auction; stock up over 3%

At 12:24 pm, the stock was at Rs 232.85, up 1.11%. In comparison, the Nifty 50 index was at 11,727, down 0.1%.

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FILE PHOTO: A bird flies past the logo of Vedanta installed on the facade of its headquarters in Mumbai | Photo: Reuters

SI Reporter New Delhi
Shares of Vedanta rose 3.45% to Rs 238.25 per share on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) in intra-day trade after the company got 41 blocks, out of the total 55 on offer, under the country's first round of oil and gas auctions under the Open Acreage Licensing Policy (OALP-I).

At 12:24 pm, the stock was at Rs 232.85, up 1.11%. In comparison, the Nifty 50 index was at 11,727, down 0.1%. So far in intra-day, Vedanta has hit a low of Rs 231.60 on NSE.

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First Published: Aug 29 2018 | 12:31 PM IST

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