New Delhi, Jan 25 (PTI) Banking and financial services provider Vakrangee Ltd today purchased 20 lakh shares of PC Jeweller for a little over Rs 112 crore through an open market transaction. Also Read - PC Jeweller Q2 net profit slumps 37.76pc on poor sales

The bulk deal data available with NSE showed that Vakrangee bought 20 lakh shares, amounting to 0.51 per cent stake in the jewellery major. Also Read - Markets rally on robust buying; post best week in five

The shares were acquired at an average price of Rs 561.71, valuing the transaction at Rs 112.34 crore. Also Read - Vakrangee shares fall for 10th day; hit 52-week low

The seller(s) of the shares could not be ascertained immediately.

PC Jeweller stock ended the day on NSE at Rs 562, up 1.86 per cent from the previous close.

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