Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 ended higher on Wednesday ahead of the monthly expiry of the F&O contracts of April due tomorrow. BSE Sensex surged 790 points or 1.61 per cent to 49,734, while the Nifty 50 index zoomed 211 points or 1.44 per cent to 14,864. Bajaj Finance was the top Sensex gainer, up 8.32 per cent, followed by IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finsv, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, State Bank of India (SBI), Bajaj-Auto, HDFC Bank and Bharti Airtel among others. On the flip side, Nestle India, HCL Tech, Larsen & Toubro (L&T), Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), ITC were among the top Sensex laggards. Barring Nifty Metal and Nifty Pharma, all the sectoral indices ended in the green. Nifty Bank index soared over 3 per cent while Nifty Financial Services gained 1.68 per cent.