Sustained foreign inflows have been helping stock markets reach new highs repeatedly.
Share Bazaar News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equities rose once again on Tuesday’s opening bell, setting fresh all time highs. S&P BSE Sensex began trading at 45,568 while Nifty was just shy of 13,400 levels. Among the top gainers on Sensex were UltraTech Cement, Bharti Airtel, and Larsen & Toubro. Laggards on the index were Sun Pharma, Axis Bank, and Tech Mahindra. Broader markets were again outperforming the benchmark indices. Domestic equities were seen beating the negative global cues coming from Asian peers that were largely in the red on Tuesday Morning.
Days after Pfizer and Serum Institute of India applied for the emergency user authorization for their covid-19 vaccines, Bharat Biotech has also entered into the race and applied for the same. Pfizer has already been given a go ahead by the United Kingdom and Bahrain for its vaccine. Bharat Biotech’s vaccine is being prepared in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research. All the applications will be reviewed by the subject expert committee (SEC) on COVID-19 at the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO).