Tracking the firm global trend, the Bombay Stock Exchange Index continued its recovery move by rising another 225 points at open on sustain buying by foreign and domestic funds.
The Sensex, which had recovered 50 points in Thursday's trading, spurted by 224.56 points at 15210.26 in first five minutes on trading. The key index had plummeted nearly 4 per cent on Wednesday.
Similarly, the wide base National Stock Exchange Index Nifty jumped by 65.50 points at 4421.85 points as heavy-weight stocks like ACC, Reliance Communications, BHEL, Larsen & Toubro and Infosys gained 2 per cent each.
As the buying gathered momentum, all the sectoral indices lead by capital goods and realty rose smartly.