Oil and Gas stocks were trading in the negative zone, with the S&P BSE Oil&Gas index falling 110.49 points or 0.84% at 12972.83 at 13:53 IST.
Among the components of the S&P BSE Oil&Gas index, Oil & Natural Gas Corpn Ltd (down 4.27%), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (down 2.65%),Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (down 1.92%),Castrol India Ltd (down 1.92%),Gujarat State Petronet Ltd (down 1.5%), were the top losers. Among the other losers were Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (down 0.87%), and Indraprastha Gas Ltd (down 0.63%).
On the other hand, Reliance Industries Ltd (up 0.99%), Petronet LNG Ltd (up 0.64%), and GAIL (India) Ltd (up 0.63%) moved up.
At 13:53 IST, the S&P BSE Sensex was up 305.16 or 0.79% at 38933.45.
The Nifty 50 index was up 80.4 points or 0.71% at 11467.9.
The S&P BSE Small-Cap index was down 16.25 points or 0.11% at 14319.93.
The S&P BSE 150 Midcap Index index was up 2.75 points or 0.06% at 4864.47.
On BSE,948 shares were trading in green, 1552 were trading in red and 147 were unchanged.
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