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A maturing market amid the mayhem
The government released the economic survey report on Thursday which said India could see growth of around 7 percent this year if it makes sweeping reforms and speeds infrastructure development. (Click here for complete coverage)
Shares in Reliance Industries and Bharti Airtel fell over 2 percent each.
ONGC shares jumped 7 percent after the government raised fuel prices on Wednesday, a move that could ease the subsidy burden on oil firms. ONGC was also the top index gainer.
Metal stocks did well in trade leading to an over 3 percent jump in the BSE Metal Index. Tata Steel, JSL Ltd, SAIL and Sterlite Industries posted gains.