All the sectoral indices were trading higher, led by capital goods, consumer durables, infrastructure, banking, realty and oil, and gas.
Similarly, the broader 50-share NSE Nifty edged up 37.55 points, or 0.34 percent, to 10,809.60.
Other gainers included Adani Ports, ICICI Bank, Tata Motors, Axis Bank IndusInd Bank, Asian Paints, Hero MotoCorp, L&T, TCS, Tata Steel and Bharti Airtel, rising by up to 2.05 percent.
The sentiment was largely buoyed by continued pumping of funds into markets by domestic institutional investors (DIIs) amid a mixed trend at other Asian markets.
The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.17 per cent lower yesterday.
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