BOMBAY -- Indian stocks rose Wednesday, with the BSE Sensex climbing 28.61 points to close at 11,933.21.

Gainers on the index included

L&T

, up 3.57%,

Reliance Energy

, up 3.47%, and

Bharti Airtel

, up 2.14%.

Among laggards were

ONGC

, which dropped 1.83%,

HLL

, down 1.42%, and

HDFC Bank

(HDB) - Get Report

, off 1.28%.

Hindustan Motors

rose 10% after it received a go-ahead from the government of West Bengal for a plan covering its automotive industrial complex at Uttapara.

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