Alkem Laboratories (up 2.66 per cent), Biocon (up 1.25 per cent) and Cipla (up 0.76 per cent) had been among the many high gainers.
Aurobindo Pharma (down 2.44 per cent), Cadila Healthcare (down 1.42 per cent), Divis Laboratories (down 0.83 per cent), Dr Reddys Laboratories (down 0.73 per cent) and Torrent Prescription drugs (down 0.55 per cent) had been the highest losers on the index.
The Nifty Pharma index was down 0.3 per cent at 13659.65 on the time of scripting this report.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 23.65 factors at 16520.1, whereas the BSE Sensex was up 58.68 factors at 55614.47.
Among the many 50 shares within the Nifty index, 31 had been buying and selling within the inexperienced, whereas 19 had been within the crimson.
Shares of Vodafone Concept, SAIL, Zomato Ltd., NALCO and PNB had been among the many most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of S & S Energy Swap, Carborundum Uni, Meghmani Finechem Ltd., Andhra Cements and Surani Metal Tubes hit their contemporary 52-week highs in at present’s commerce, whereas Madhav Copper, Nxtdigital, KPI International Infra, Silgo Retail and Marine Electricals hit contemporary 52-week lows in commerce.