Benchmark indices were trading near the day’s high level with Nifty near 15800 mark.
The Sensex was up 124.49 points or 0.24% at 52400.06, and the Nifty was up 47.20 points or 0.30% at 15787.30. About 2051 shares have advanced, 803 shares declined, and 92 shares are unchanged.
Power Grid Corporation, NTPC, Coal India, SBI Life Insurance and HCL Technologies were among major gainers.
All the sectoral indices were trading in the green with Power, Realty and PSU Bank indices rose 1 percent each.
News Source: Moneycontrol