Opening Bell: Sensex, Nifty open higher led by banking, IT stocks
Updated : March 18, 2020 10:21 AM IST
The gains were mainly led by index heavyweights like HDFC Bank, Infosys, Reliance Industries, and ICICI Bank.
At 9:18 am, the BSE Sensex was trading 401 points higher at 30,980, while the Nifty50 index was up 118 points higher at 9,085.
All sectoral indices were positive in early deals. Major buying was seen in banking, metal, IT, pharma and metal indices.