Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Thursday zoomed up by 524 points at 40,140.39 in the opening session as buying was seen across the board amid positive global peers.
The Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) too rose by 159 points to 12,067.75.
The Sensex registered the intra days high and low at 41,282.60 and 41,030.17 points respectively.
The Nifty registered the intra days high and low at 12,100.85 and 12,027.60 points respectively.
The Mid Cap and Small Cup was up by 1.31 per cent each.
In 30 scrips, 29 advanced while 1, declined.
The gainers were SBI by 4.59 per cent to Rs 216.55, Tata Steel by 4.26 per cent to be Rs 421.10, HCL Technologies by 3.39 per cent to Rs 842.75, Bajaj finance by 2.55 per cent to Rs 3650 and Tech Mahindra by 2.38 per cent to Rs 846.