Market Opens: Sensex is up 748.97 points

Market Opens: Sensex is up 748.97 points

Indian indices opened higher on April 9 with Nifty above the 8900 levels.

At 09:17 hrs IST, the Sensex is up 748.97 points or 2.51% at 30642.93, and the Nifty up 217.45 points or 2.49% at 8966.20. About 764 shares have advanced, 82 shares declined, and 25 shares are unchanged.

All the sectoral indices are trading in the green, while BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices rose over 2 percent each.