Sensex is up 298.45 points

Sensex is up 298.45 points

It is a positive start for the Indian indices on February 4 with Nifty above 11,800.

The Sensex is up 298.45 points or 0.75% at 40170.76, and the Nifty up 90.10 points or 0.77% at 11798. About 595 shares have advanced, 142 shares declined, and 20 shares are unchanged.

RIL, TCS, Tata Motors, IOC, HDFC, Shriram Transport, Coal India and Zee Entertainment are among major gainers on the Indices, while losers are Bajaj Auto and Manappuram Finance.