Sensex vaults 1,422 pts, most in 10 years, after exit polls predict NDA win

All that happened in the markets today

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Benchmark indices ended Monday's session at record closing high, surging almost 4 per cent, a day after exit polls predicted the return of the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to power. In the process, the S&P BSE Sensex reclaimed the 39,000-mark, while the Nifty Bank posted its biggest one-day gain. The S&P BSE Sensex ended the day 3.75 per cent, or 1,422 points, higher at 39,352 levels, with State Bank of India, YES Bank, IndusInd Bank, Larsen & Toubro, and YES Bank leading the list of gainers. Infosys and Bajaj Auto, however, settled in the red. The market ...