The special trading session will be conducted on the occasion of Diwali, November 13, to pay obeisance to Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess of wealth and prosperity.
It is also a New year for traders as per the Hindu calendar, or Samwat 2069. Most traders believe in make only purchases on that day rather than selling.
Trading session will would be conducted from15:45 hrs to 17:00 hrs on the day, as per information available with the exchanges.
The tradings would be held in segments like capital market, future and options and stock lending and borrowing (SLB).