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Indian stock, debt and currency markets are closed on Monday due to Ganesh Chaturthi. Trading will resume on Tuesday.
The benchmark BSE Sensex rose 1.53 per cent, or 290.30 points, to end at 19,270.06, gaining for a third consecutive session on Friday and ending at its highest since Aug. 14.
The broader NSE Nifty rose 1.56 per cent, or 87.45 points, to end at 5,680.40.
The rupee rose 1.2 per cent to close at 65.24/25 to the dollar, further building on a 1.6 percent rise on Thursday following the euphoria at the debut of new central governor Raghuram Rajan.
The benchmark 10-year bond yield surged 21 basis points to 8.63 per cent.