Sensex, Nifty extend rally
Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, Maruti Suzuki, Hero Motocorp and Bajaj Auto topped buying list on Sensex, up 2-3 percent followed by HDFC and Infosys with over 1.8 percent upside.
The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 287.91 points or 1.13 percent to 25770.43 and the 50-share NSE Nifty rose 84.60 points or 1.09 percent to 7816.40.
The BSE Midcap rallied 0.8 percent and Smallcap gained 1 percent. The market breadth also remained strong as about 1615 shares advanced against 704 advancing shares on the Bombay Stock Exchange.