BSE oil & gas index has gained in morning trades with 0.6% jump at 8,448. Consumer durables, FMCG and auto indices are also in green. However, some weakness can be seen in capital goods, metal and banking shares.
Larsen & Toubro has slipped 1% at Rs 1410. Ravi Uppal, president of the power division at Larsen & Toubro Ltd, is leaving the firm, said two people with knowledge of the matter.
HCL Infosystems has dipped 5% at Rs 36.85 on reporting 83% year-on-year drop in consolidated net profit