Equity benchmark indices rose up by over half per cent during early hours on Wednesday following mixed global cues amid uncertainty on US stimulus package and surging coronavirus cases. At 10: 15 am, Sensex was up by 263.98 points at 39,838.55 and Nifty was 64.40 points at 11,727.00.
Bajaj Finance was the top loser in the Sensex pack followed by Bajaj Finserv, IndusInd Bank, ICICI Bank, Kotak Bank and Axis Bank.
On the other hand, ONGC, Maruti, Reliance Industries, HUL and UltraTech Cement were trading on a positive note.
In the previous session, Sensex closed on October 6, 2020, at 600.87 points high at 39,574.57. Nifty ended 159.05 points high at 11,662.40.