Bulls made a stunning comeback on 8th March 2018 after being mauled for six straight sessions.
At one stage the 30-share index rallied 377 points during the day. It ended 318 points higher at 33,352. The Nifty50 index gained 88.45 points to shut shop at 10,242.65. Out of 50 constituents, 26 ended in the green and 24 in the red.
Nifty Bank index closed at 1.65 per cent up at 24,477.65, with 9 out of 12 constituents in the green. The Nifty PSU Bank index rose a solid 3 per cent to 2,916.50 while Nifty Private Bank went up 1.40 per cent to 13,896.45.
India VIX fell 7 per cent to 14.59, signalling volatility is easing in the market.