BSE, NSE shut today on account of Maharashtra Day

BSE, NSE shut today on account of Maharashtra Day

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) will remain closed today, May 1, on account of Maharashtra Day.

Wholesale commodity markets, including metal and bullion, will also remain shut and there will be no trading activity in the forex and commodity futures markets as well.

On April 30, the market ended on a higher note for the fourth consecutive day with Nifty finishing the April series above 9,850 level.

In the April series, the Nifty50 rallied 14 percent or 1218.45 points.

The Sensex ended 997.46 points or 3.05 percent higher at 33717.62, while Nifty rose 306.55 points or 3.21 percent to close at 9859.90.