Share market update: Bank shares rise; HDFC Bank up nearly 1%

NEW DELHI: Bank shares were trading in the positive zone in Friday's session.

Shares of HDFC Bank (up 0.84 per cent), IndusInd Bank (up 0.76 per cent), Axis Bank (up 0.70 per cent) and RBL Bank (up 0.32 per cent) were trading higher.

ICICI Bank (up 0.19 per cent), State Bank of India (up 0.13 per cent) and Kotak Mahindra Bank (up 0.01 per cent) too were trading in the green.

The Nifty Bank index was trading 0.42 per cent up at 31,670.70 around 10:58 am.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 65.60 points at 12,011.50 while the BSE Sensex was up 198.08 points at 40,030.05.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 36 were trading in the green, while 14 were in the red.

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