Silver prices also gained Rs 116 to Rs 47,756 per kg as compared to Thursday's close of Rs 47,640 per kg.
Delhi's air quality continued to be in the "very poor" category on Wednesday as schools reopened in the national capital.
Pollution levels in the national capital are expected to drop on Tuesday due to an increase in wind speed even as air quality remained in the 'very poor' category in the morning.
The Delhi government on Friday decided to shut schools till November 5 as the air quality in the national capital deteriorated further.
A man succumbed to stab injuries at a hospital in the national capital, a week after being attacked by a college student who allegedly harassed his cousin in Kairana town of Shamli district, police said on Tuesday.
Mercury fell nearly by a notch in the national capital on Sunday, with the minimum temperature settling at 19 degrees Celsius.
Overnight rain in parts of the national capital, Delhi, brought the mercury down, the Meteorological (MeT) department said on Sunday.
The national capital witnessed the coldest Friday, today, with the minimum temperature recorded at 5 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.