Stock markets gives rousing cheer to Union Budget

01 February, Mumbai

The stock markets gave a rousing cheer to the Union Budget and Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange shot up a huge 486 points, or 1(point)8 percent, to an over 3-month closing of 28,142.

The Nifty at the National Stock Exchange surged 155 points, to 8,716.

And at the forex market, the rupee posted its biggest single-day gain this year, strengthening a hefty 40 paise, to 67.47 against the dollar.

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