The Exchange gives utmost importance to periodical testing of trading system and its infrastructure and its recovery and response mechanisms. Large scale participation of members is quintessential to test the effectiveness of a contingency drill.
Trading members are also advised to test their own contingency plans in this session, the NSE said in the press release.
The BSE will hold the trading from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm, while the NSE will hold from 10.00 am to 12.00 pm IST.
India's financial markets including the stock, currency and bond markets are closed today on account of Gurunanak Jayanti.