The 50-stock Nifty of the NSE also improved further by 44.70 points, or 0.77% to close at 5,863.30.
Persistent buying by Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) also kept the market tempo upbeat. FIIs pumped in R524.05 crore on Wednesday as per the SEBI data.
"The realty stocks further surged higher on expectations that the RBI will cut interest rates in its monetary policy review meeting this month. The IT stocks also extended gains led by Infosys, Wipro, TCS & HCL Tech which hit 52-week highs today," said Amar Ambani, head of research India Infoline Ltd.