Bombay stocks closed the week on a high note, rising 1.8%.
The BSE Sensex rose 192 to 10,765. Auto and IT stocks were the top gainers.
The major gainers on BSE Sensex were
, up 3.8%, housing finance company
, up 3.4%, motorcycle manufacturer
up 3.2%, and engineering and construction company
Larsen & Toubro
, up 2.9%.
India's top automobile manufacturer,
, gained 2.4% on plans to roll out a new passenger car.
Integrated drug maker
gained 5.7% on reports that the company is in talks to license out its first antidiabetes molecule, BLX 1002.
The biggest loser on the BSE Sensex Friday was private sector power generating company
, down 0.4%. Other losers included
Dr. Reddy's Lab
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