Sensex is up 167.12 points

Sensex is up 167.12 points

It is a positive start for the Indian indices with Nifty above 12,200 level.

The Sensex is up 167.12 points or 0.40% at 41,626.91, and the Nifty up 49.20 points or 0.40% at 12,223.90.  About 534 shares have advanced, 185 shares declined, and 33 shares are unchanged.

BPCL, Zee Entertainment, Tata Moors, Nestle are among major gainers on the Indices, while losers are Dr Reddy's Lab, HUL and Eicher Motors.