Mumbai/UNI: The BSE Sensex on Monday opened at a new record at 61,817.32 advancing 512 points as buying was seen across the board, amid positive global cues.
The Nifty too rose by 162 points at 18,500.10.
The market is on top for the sixth consecutive session on Monday.
The sensex registered days high and low at 61,894,55 and 61,634.45 points respectively.
The Nifty recorded days high and low at 18,521.10 and 18,445.30 points.
In 30 scrips, 26 advanced while 4 declined.
The gainers were ICICI Bank by 2.17 pc to Rs 742.90, Infosys by 1.98 pc to Rs 1749.55, Tata Steel by 1.73 pc to Rs 1397.45, Titan by 1.52 pc to Rs 2602 and Maruti Suzuki by 1.52 pc to Rs 7604.60.
The losers were Asian Paints by 0.95 pc to Rs 3265.49, Bajaj Auto by 0.66 pc to Rs 3940 and HCL Technology by 0.38 pc to Rs 4620.