The key benchmark indices opened on a positive note on Monday amid strong global cues. The Sensex climbed over 250 points to trade at 60,048 levels while the Nifty50 rose over 50 points to trade above 17,900 levels.
The broader markets, too, were in positive territory as Nifty Midcap 100 and Nifty Smallcap 100 rose up to 0.9 per cent.
Tech Mahindra, Bajaj Finserv, M&M, Dr Reddy’s, Infosys were the major gainers in early trade on Monday.
Meanwhile, Hindustan Unilever, HDFC, Asian Paints, Kotak Bank weighed on the indices.
All sectors opened in a positive territory with Nifty Media and Nifty IT indices leading the pack.