Sensex shoots up by 81 points in early trade
The 30-share sensitive index gained 81.32 points at 12,966.31 in the first five minutes of trading.business Updated: Mar 12, 2007 11:17 IST
The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex gained over 81 points in early trade on Monday on heavy buying by funds in index-heavy shares like Reliance Industries and Tata Steel.
The 30-share sensitive index gained 81.32 points at 12,966.31 in the first five minutes of trading.
The National Stock Exchange wide-based Nifty also rose by 24.60 points at 3,742.60.
Trading sentiment remained cheerful as foreign and domestic funds invested in blue-chip shares, particularly RIL.