The Sensex opened in green with a jump of 478.76 points and NIFTY climbed 142 pts in opening trade.

equity indices Sensex and Nifty opened in green on Wednesday morning, following positive reactions from investors after “constructive” talks between Russia and Ukraine to scale down the conflict on Tuesday.

The Sensex opened with a jump of 478.76 points in the opening trade, and is currently trading at 58,423.17 after the previous close of 57,943.65. Meanwhile, the Nifty also climbed 142.85 points in today’s opening trade and is currently trading at 17,468.15.

The Top 10 Sensex Gainers were: Bharti Airtel (UPEX: BHARTHI) Maruti Suzuki (MTRL) Nestle India Ltd. (-6.63%) Asian Paints Ltd. (+4% ) Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) (-3%) Bajaj Finance Group (−2%) Tech Mahindra Limited (−1%) Tata Steel (+5.57%), Sun Pharma Industries Pvt.(SPRX), NTPC Limited (+1%), and ITC Resources & Energy (-3%). The Top 10 Laggards were: Nifty Metal and Nifty Oil & Gas (-8% each)