Jain Irrigation gains after Mankekar buys nearly 2 pc stake

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Shares in Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd gain more than 3 per cent after billionaire investor Shivanand Shankar Mankekar bought a 1.86 per cent stake, or 8.26 million shares, in the company during the April-June quarter, according to exchange data.

Private investor Mankekar is among the respected stock pickers in India, traders say.

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