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The 30-share BSE index ended 392.92 points or 0.75% higher at 52,699. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty surged 103.50 points or 0.66% to 15,790.45.
On the NSE platform, sub-indices Nifty IT and Nifty Bank gained as much as 2.79 per cent.
Infosys was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising over 3%, followed by TCS, Tech Mahindra, HDFC bank, HCL Tech and Asian Paints.
On the other hand, Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel, PowerGrid and SBI were among the laggards.
Meanwhile, international oil benchmark Brent crude was trading 0.16% higher at $75.31 per barrel.