Benchmark Indices Extended Gains despite mixed Asian cues. The Sensex surged more than 400 points and the Nifty reclaimed 10,600 levels.
All sectoral indices traded in the green. Nifty Bank, Auto, IT, Pharma and Realty indices gained 1-3 percent.
Midcaps also participated in the rally, with the Nifty Midcap rising over a percent as about five shares advanced for every share falling.
Benchmark indices extended gains in morning driven by index heavyweights like Infosys, HDFC twins and Reliance Industries.