NEW DELHI: Fertilisers shares closed higher in the Friday’s session.

Nagarjuna Fertilizers & Chem(up 4.44%), Sikko Industries(up 3.17%), KRISHANA(up 1.54%), G S F C(up 1.03%), Khaitan Chemicals & Fertilizers(up 0.35%) and Coromandel International(up 0.17%) stood among the top gainers.

Madras Fertlizers(down 3.29%), Fertilizers & Chemicals Tranvancore(down 2.44%), Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals(down 1.81%), National Fertilizer(down 1.60%), Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers (down 1.39%), ZUARIAGRO(down 1.37%), Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers(down 1.28%), Madhya Bharat Agro Products(down 1.20%), Southern Petrochemicals Industries(down 1.08%) and Aries Agro(down 1.03%) were among the top losers of the day.

The NSE Nifty50 index ended 66.8 points up at 17812.7, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed up 142.81 points at 59744.65.

Grasim Industries(up 4.48%), Oil & Natural Gas Corporation(up 4.14%), Hindalco Industries(up 3.01%), HDFC LIFE INSURANCE(up 2.07%), Shree Cement(up 1.95%), Asian Paints(up 1.75%), Britannia Industries(up 1.69%), Coal India(up 1.49%), TATA CONSUMER PRODUCTS(up 1.47%) and UltraTech Cement(up 1.33%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.

On the other hand, Mahindra & Mahindra(down 1.29%), Bajaj Finserv(down 1.28%), Bajaj Finance(down 1.15%), Larsen & Toubro(down 1.02%), HDFC(down 0.9%), Titan Company Ltd(down 0.89%), Bharti Airtel(down 0.8%), Cipla(down 0.79%), Bajaj Auto(down 0.75%) and Dr Reddys Laboratories(down 0.66%) closed in the red.