Share market update: BSE Power index up; RInfra jumps over 4%


NEW DELHI: The BSE Power index was trading higher in Friday’s afternoon session. 

Shares of Reliance Infrastructure (up 4.11 per cent), Adani PowerNSE 1.83 % (up 3.27 per cent), KEC InternationalNSE 1.05 % (up 1.83 per cent) and NTPC (up 1.67 per cent) were trading in the green. 

Kalpataru Power Transmissions (up 1.53 per cent), JSW Energy (up 1.02 per cent), GMR Infrastructure (up 0.73 per cent) and NHPC (up 0.63 per cent) too were trading higher. 

The S&P BSE Power index was trading 0.57 per cent up at 2038.39 around 11:39 am. 

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 16.05 points at 11,598.95 while the BSE Sensex was up 50.97 points at 38,874.08. 

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 28 were trading in the green, while 21 were in the red. 

Shares of Dish TV India, YES Bank, Federal Bank, Adani Power, Vodafone Idea, Spicejet, PNB, SAIL, ONGC and JSPL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.