Banking stocks were seen trading higher after the report that RBI cut repo rates by 25 Basis Points on Thursday.
The RBI Cut interest rates by 25 basis points to 7.75 per cent from 8 per cent. The country's central bank has left the CRR rate unchanged at 4 per cent.
Almost all of the other banking stocks including the PSU banking stocks were up between 3-5 per cent. Allahabad bank was up 5.41 per cent. Smaller private sector banks like South Indian Bank and Lakshmi Vilas Bank were also seen trading higher.
Banking stocks such as ICICI Bank was up 4 per cent, SBI rose 4.53 per cent and Bank of Baroda surged 4 per cent.