Among sectors, power index rose 5 percent, oil & gas index was up over 2 percent and realty index added 1 percent, while IT and capital goods indices fell 1 percent each. BSE Midcap and smallcap indices were up 0.4 percent each.
Benchmark indices ended lower on April 11 with the Nifty finishing below 17,700 dragged by IT and capital goods stocks. At close, the Sensex was down 482.61 points or 0.81% at 58,964.57, while the Nifty ended 109.30 points or 0.61% lower at 17,675.
Tata Motors | CMP: Rs 453 | The stock ended in the green on April 11. Tata Motors is looking to ramp up the production of electric vehicles as demand continues to outpace the manufacturing activity by a huge margin, according to a top company official. The Mumbai-based automaker, which led the passenger electric vehicle space in the domestic market in the last fiscal year, has been receiving an average of 5,500-6,000 bookings in the past two months for its EV range.