Sensex is up 262.97 points

Sensex is up 262.97 points

It is a positive start for the Indian indices with Nifty above 12,150 level.

The Sensex is up 262.97 points or 0.64% at 41,479.11, and the Nifty up 76.60 points or 0.63% at 12,184.50. About 541 shares have advanced, 232 shares declined, and 27 shares are unchanged.

Tata Motors, Tata Steel, SBI, Vedanta and Coal India are among major gainers on the Indices, while losers are IndusInd Bank, Yes Bank and Bharti Infratel.