Sensex was up 285.60 points

Sensex was up 285.60 points

 Indian indices opened higher on August 5 with Nifty above 11,150 on supporting global markets.

At 09:17 IST, the Sensex was up 285.60 points or 0.76% at 37,973.51, and the Nifty was up 81.70 points or 0.74% at 11,177. About 838 shares have advanced, 227 shares declined, and 37 shares are unchanged.