April 29, 2019 / 2:59 AM / 3 months ago

India markets closed on Monday for general election

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai, India October 4, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File photo

(Reuters) - India’s financial markets are closed on Monday for a general election in Maharashtra. Trading will resume on Tuesday.

The rupee closed at 70.02 per dollar and the 10-year benchmark bond yield ended at 7.53percent on Friday.

The benchmark BSE index and broader NSE index ended up 0.87 percent and 0.97 percent, respectively, on Friday.

Reporting by Aby Jose Koilparambil in Bengaluru

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