Among the headline indices, the S&P BSE Sensex was trading at 46,740 levels, up 460 points. The broader Nifty50 index hovered above the 13,700 level. IndusInd Bank rallied 7 per cent and was the top Sensex gainer, followed by ICICI Bank (up 4%). Besides, Titan, State Bank of India, and HDFC rose over 1 per cent, each.
Majority of the Nifty sectoral indices were trading with gains, led by Nifty Bank index, up 1.5 per cent. On the other hand, Nifty Pharma index slipped 1.4 per cent.