Stock market update: Nifty Bank index falls 0.03%

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NEW DELHI: The Nifty Bank index closed on a negative note on Monday.

Shares of IndusInd Bank(up 2.08 per cent), State Bank of India(up 0.8 per cent), IDFCBANK(up 0.56 per cent), HDFC Bank(up 0.29 per cent) and Federal Bank(up 0.14 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.

On the other hand, Bandhan Bank(down 4.27 per cent), Kotak Mahindra Bank(down 1.73 per cent), Bank of Baroda(down 0.78 per cent), Punjab National Bank(down 0.63 per cent) and Axis Bank(down 0.47 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.

The Nifty Bank index closed 0.03 per cent down at 36726.4.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended down 88.45 points at 16631.0, while the BSE Sensex stood down 306.01 points at 55766.22.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 20 ended in the green, while 30 closed in the red.

Shares of Zomato Ltd., YES Bank,

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and Canara Bank were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Shares of

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, eMudhra Ltd.,

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hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Zomato Ltd.,

, Karda Const, Bombay Rayon and

hit their fresh 52-week lows.