Tata Consultancy services (TCS) shares rose 1.1 percent. The country's largest IT company is due to report its financial results for the July-September period on Friday.
Divi's Laboratories surged 7.8 percent, helping the Nifty Pharma index extend gains to a fifth straight day and hit a record high.
Meanwhile, S&P 500 E-Mini futures were last seen trading 0.4 percent lower, suggesting a negative opening ahead on Wall Street. European markets began the day on a weak note following their worst weekly performance since February. The pan-European STOXX 600 index slipped 0.2 percent.
Earlier in the day, Asian shares fell amid concerns about China's property sector and rising inflation. MSCI's broadest index of Asia Pacific shares outside Japan declined 0.5 percent.