Mumbai. The major stock index Sensex rose more than 100 points during early trading on Thursday, as IT stocks picked up and foreign funds continued to come in. During this time TCS, Infosys and HUL led the market. The BSE Sensex was trading up 123.61 points or 0.32 percent at 38,493.24 in early trade, while the NSE Nifty was up 46 points or 0.41 percent at 11,354.40. TCS gained the most by two percent in the Sensex. After this, NTPC, Tech Mahindra, ONGC, SBI, Infosys and Tata Steel were among the rising stocks.
US by continuing employment with the same employer H-1B and L-1 travel restrictions after the announcement of a discount boom in IT stocks. The move is expected to help Indian IT professionals. On the other hand, Bharti Airtel, ITC, Maruti, Sun Pharma and HDFC saw a decline. The Sensex was down 37.38 points or 0.10 percent to close at 38,369.63 in the previous session, and the NSE Nifty slipped 14.10 points or 0.12 percent to end at 11,308.40.