The 30-share index resumed higher at 22,327.76 and hovered in a range of 22,364.90 and 22,312.19 before quoting 22,341.16 at 1010 hours. It showed a gain of 63.93 points, or 0.29 percent, from its last close.
The NSE 50-share Nifty also moved up by 29.30 points, or 0.44 percent, to 6,704.60 at 1010 hours.
Major gainers were Tata Motors (2.86 percent), Wipro (2.26 percent), ICICI Bank (1.80 percent), Hindalco (1.63 percent), M&M (1.53 percent), Tata Power (1.41 percent) and Axis Bank (1.35 percent).
Meanwhile, Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) sold shares worth a net Rs 44.69 crore on Wednesday, as per provisional data from the stock exchanges.
Asian stocks gained in morning trade as US industrial production increased more than forecast in March. Key benchmark indices in China, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Taiwan were up between 0.01-0.49 percent.


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