Equity benchmark Sensex rallied nearly 500 points in early trade on Thursday.
At 10:45 am, the 30-share index surged 192.90 points to 57,980.93 in the opening trade. Similarly, the Nifty rose 54.40 points to 17,275.80.
Infosys was the top gainer in the Sensex pack followed by Bajaj Finance, HCL Tech, Tata Steel, Tech Mahindra and NTPC.
On the other hand, Maruti, Sun Pharma, HUL and ITC were among the laggards.