New Delhi, Jul 10 (PTI) Shares of BSE surged nearly 9 per

cent in intra-day trade on NSE today after trading resumed at

the bourse during the afternoon session following a technical

glitch.

The country’s largest bourse NSE today halted trading for

over three hours due to a technical glitch, leaving investors

with no real time updates.

National Stock Exchange (NSE) had earlier in the day

sought clarification from rival BSE about a significant

increase in the trading volume of its shares.

Shares of BSE zoomed 8.82 per cent to Rs 1,161.05 on NSE

in intra-day trading session. It later trimmed most of the

early gains and closed at Rs 1,085.10, up 1.70 per cent.

On the volume front, a total of 1,02,668 shares of the

exchange were traded on NSE during the day.

The BSE, which got listed on NSE’s platform in February,

said no price sensitive information is pending with it for

furnishing to NSE.

“Significant increase in volume has been observed in BSE

Limited. The exchange, in order to ensure that investors have

latest relevant information about the company and to inform

the market place so that the interest of the investors is

safeguarded, had written to the company,” NSE said.

In its response BSE said that there is no such

announcement or price sensitive information, which is pending

to be intimated by the company to the stock exchange

concerning its performance.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.