The 30-share barometer rose 62.59 points, or 0.22 percent to 28,298.98. The gauge had lost 61.74 points in the previous session. The broader Nifty recaptured the 8,600-level by rising 43.75 points, or 0.51 percent, to 8,608.35.
    
Brokers said fresh buying by investors in select blue-chips at prevailing level amid a mixed trend at other Asian bourses mainly influenced sentiment.
     
Those that gained most were BHEL, Hindalco, SBI, TCS, HDFC, Dr Reddy's and Maruti. Among Asian markets, Japan's Nikkei was up 0.05 per cent while Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.26 per cent in early trade today.
    
The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.27 percent lower in Friday's trade.

 

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