Similarly, the wide-based National Stock Exchange index Nifty rose by 11.60 points, or 0.19%, to 6,076.00
Buying activity gathered momentum after better-than-expected third quarter earnings by Reliance Industries, brokers said.
Shares of RIL traded over 6% higher at Rs. 954.80 in early trade, after the company reported 24% jump in the third quarter net profits, the first increase after four quarters of declining returns, on the back of record earnings form oil refining business.
Meanwhile, in the Asian region, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was, however, down by 0.28%, while Japan's Nikkei Index shed 0.85% in the morning trade today.
The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.39% higher in previous session on Friday.