Mumbai: The Bombay Stock Exchange’s key Sensitive Index rose, led by Grasim Industries Ltd.
The Sensex added 88.16, or 0.6%, to 14,166.37 at 9:58 a.m. in Mumbai.
Grasim, the nation’s third-biggest cement maker, gained Rs47.45, or 1.9%, to 2,540.
ACC and Grasim have surged 2.3% each to Rs 873 and Rs 2,550, respectively. Gujarat Ambuja has gained 2% to Rs 124.
HLL has moved up by 1.5% to Rs 199. Tata Steel, Reliance Energy, Bajaj Auto, Reliance Communications, Hindalco and Cipla are up over 1% each.
Satyam has slipped 1% to Rs 474.