Moser Baer India soared 20.01% to Rs 151.75. It was top gainer from the BSE`s A group shares. On 27 March 2008, the company`s board approved selling its entertainment business to a subsidiary company, Moser Baer Entertainment.
Housing Development & Infrastructure (HDIL) spurted 18.55% to Rs 721.30 and was the second biggest gainer in ‘A` group.
Jindal Steel & Power vaulted 15.91% to Rs 2218.65 and was the third biggest gainer in ‘A` group.
Akruti City gained 15.01% to Rs 802.40. It was fourth biggest gainer in A group.
United Brewaries (Holdings) advanced 13.41% to Rs 681.05. It was fifth biggest gainer in A group.
The BSE Sensex surged 355.73 points or 2.22% to 16,371.29 on positive cues from the Asian markets.