Equity indices open in the green, Sensex up by 282 points

Equity benchmark indices opened in the green on Tuesday with Sensex up by 282.18 points and Nifty up by 87.65 points. At 9:17 am, the BSE SandP Sensex was up by 282.18 points or 0.71 per cent at 39,990.75 while the Nifty 50 was up by 87.65 points or 0.75 per cent at 11,756.80.