Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty surged 192.20 points or 1.09 per cent to 17,768.50.
All BSE sectoral indices were in the green, led by telecom, financial services, bankex, industrials and power.
Brokers said buying activity picked up pace as investors opened their books on the first session of Samvat 2079.
, all Sensex stocks were trading in the positive zone.
L&T led the gainers’ pack, spurting 2.10 per cent, followed by
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Meanwhile, foreign institutional investors (FIIs) net bought shares worth Rs 438.89 crore on Friday, while domestic institutional investors sold to the tune of Rs 119.08 crore, as per exchange data.