Sensex was up 240.80 points

Sensex was up 240.80 points

Indian indices opened with a gain on August 19 with Nifty above 11450.

At 09:16 IST, the Sensex was up 240.80 points or 0.62% at 38769.12, and the Nifty was up 69.60 points or 0.61% at 11455.About 874 shares have advanced, 232 shares declined, and 47 shares are unchanged.