Mumbai, Mar 29 (UNI) The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Friday rallied by 130 points to open at 38,675 as buying was seen across-the-board.
The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too rose by 55 points to 11,625.45 and recorded intra-day high and low at 11,630.20 and 11,570.15 points respectivel .
The Sensex registered intra-day high and low at 38,748.54 and 38,546.68 respectively.
The sectoral indices include Bankex, Realty, Utilities and Industrials kept the market firm in opening trade.
The gainers were VEDL by 3.48 pc to Rs 184.25, Tata Motors by 2.29 pc to Rs 174.50, Tata Steel by 2.10 pc to Rs 517.65, Maruti Suzuki by 1.84 pc to Rs 6707 and Tata Motors DVR by 1.83 pc to Rs 86.25.
The losers were IndusInd Bank by 1.87 pc to Rs 1786, Bajaj Auto by 1.08 pc to Rs 2909.45, ITC by 1.05 pc to Rs 296.85 and Axis Bank by 0.95 pc to Rs 772.80.