Sensex gains on first day of new fiscal year; L&T jumps

Last Updated: Mon, Apr 01, 2013 12:00 hrs

​The BSE Sensex provisionally gained on Monday, the first trading session of a new fiscal year, as Infosys gained on optimism about its fourth quarter earnings, while Larsen & Toubro gained after winning a $1 billion power plant order.

Infosys Ltd gained 1.7 percent ahead of its January-March results due on April 12. Larsen & Toubro Ltd rose 2.2 percent after announcing winning a 56.89 billion rupees order.

sionally gained 0.05 percent, while the 50-share Nifty ended up 0.38 percent.

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