Gail, UltraTech Cement, Asian Paints, Vedanta, Titan, Adani Ports, Bajaj Auto and Tata Motors were among top gainers.
Vodafone Idea, Bajaj Finance, Dr Reddy's Labs, HDFC, HPCL, Maruti Suzuki, Yes Bank, ITC, M&M, moved lower by up to 1.33 percent.
The Indian rupee opened higher at 72.42 against the US dollar.
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