Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 were ruling in red on Tuesday. BSE Sensex was hovering around 59,415, while Nifty was below 17700. HCL Tech, Infosys, Asian Paints, Tech Mahindra, TCS, Bajaj Finserv were among top Sensex draggers. RIL share price hit a fresh high of Rs 2537.90 apiece on BSE. State Bank of India (SBI), Ultratech Cement, Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL), NTPC, Axis Bank, Titan Company, Power Grid Corporation of India were top Sensex gainers. On the sectoral front, Bank Nifty hit a fresh record high, surpassing the previous high of 38355. Nifty PSU Bank index jumped 1.3 per cent while Nifty IT index fell one per cent.
The government will borrow Rs 5.03 lakh crore in the second half of the current fiscal to fund the revenue gap for reviving the pandemic-hit economy, the finance ministry said on Monday. During the first half (April-September), the government has raised Rs 7.02 lakh crore by issuing bonds, the ministry said in a statement.