Mumbai: The Indian equity indices opened on a positive note ahead of the Interim Budget on Friday, with the BSE Sensex gaining over 100 points. Also Read - 7th Pay Commission Latest News: Karnataka Govt Employees to Get 4.75% DA Hike Ahead of Diwali
Healthy buying has been witnessed in the auto and capital goods stocks so far. At 9.19 AM, the Sensex traded at 36,378.91, higher by 122.22 points or 0.34 per cent from the previous close of 36,256.69 points. Also Read - 50 Days of Modi 2.0: NDA's Second Term Indicates Huge Transformation For Next 5 Years
It had opened at 36,311.74, and so far touched an intra-day high of 36,387.84 and a low of 36,261.95 points. Also Read - Budget Impact: FIIs Sell Nearly Rs 3,000 Crore Shares in 6 Sessions
The Nifty50 on the National Stock Exchange traded at 10,850.65, higher by 19.70 points or 0.18 per cent from the previous close of 10,830.95 points.