Equity benchmarks have start the day on a positive note, with the Nifty trading around 11,400, while Sensex up by 20 points.
The Sensex is up 17.44 points at 37,683.24, and the Nifty up 7.20 points at 11,396.70. About 614 shares have advanced, 323 shares declined, and 60 shares are unchanged.
All sectoral indices are trading in the green, with maximum gain seen in metal names. Infra, energy and PSU bank space is also trading higher.
Tata Steel, Zee Entertainment, Vedanta, Tata Motors, SRF, Inox Wind are the gainers, while Cipla, Lupin, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Wipro, Mphasis and Adani Enterprises are on the losing side.