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Sensex gains by 194.57 pts
Sensex gains by 194.57 pts
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Sensex soars; banking shares lead gains

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The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Wednesday advanced by 142 points to 39,270 on positive responses led by Banking stocks.

The gains was led by banking shares like Kotak Mahindra Bank, HDFC Bank, State Bank of India. However, the upside was capped as Reliance Industries, ONGC and Maruti Suzuki were facing selling pressure.

The Nifty was moved above important psychological level of 11,700.