Pharma shares were trading with losses with their sectoral index trading down.
Shares of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (down 2.34 per cent), Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (down 1.61 per cent), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (down 1.34 per cent) and Cipla (down 1.29 per cent) were trading lower.
Piramal Enterprises (down 0.41 per cent), Lupin (down 0.37 per cent) and Divi’s Laboratories (down 0.07 per cent) were the top losers in the index.
The Nifty Pharma index was trading 0.71 per cent down at 8131.7.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 29.15 points at 12085.2, while the BSE Sensex was up 133.5 points at 40,927.31 .
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 20 were trading in the green, while 28 were in the red.