Sensex was up 348.40 points

Sensex was up 348.40 points

 Indian indices opened higher on October 5 with Nifty above 11500.

At 09:16 IST, the Sensex was up 348.40 points or 0.90% at 39045.45, and the Nifty was up 97.50 points or 0.85% at 11514.50. About 859 shares have advanced, 254 shares declined, and 74 shares are unchanged.