On the last trading session of the year 2016, Sensex jumped up 260 points at 26626 and Nifty remained struggling throughout the session with just 82 points hike at 8185. All the sectors closed with high leads in the positive zone. Bank Nifty hiked 144 points at 18177.
Overall 1735 shares advanced, 873 shares declined and 206 shares remained unchanged.
Asian Market Indices: Nikkei dropped 30 points at 19114, Hang Seng jumped up 209 points at 22000 and Shanghai Composite closed with a hike of 7 points at 3103.
Gainers: Aurobindo Pharm, GAIL, Sun Pharma, ITC, Grasim
Losers: Bajaj Auto, BPCL, Tata Steel, Dr Reddys Labs, ONGC