MUMBAI: Equity benchmarks rallied in initial trade on Monday amid positive trends in global markets and buying in IT counters.
The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 367.92 points to 60,268.29. The broader NSE Nifty advanced 119.4 points to 17,978.85.
From the Sensex pack, Tech Mahindra, Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Motors, Bharti Airtel, Tata Steel, HCL Technologies, Wipro, IndusInd Bank, Mahindra & Mahindra and Infosys were the major winners.
Titan and ICICI Bank were the only laggards.
Elsewhere in Asia, equity markets in Seoul, Shanghai and Hong Kong traded in the green.