Indian equity benchmarks opened volatile with the NSE Nifty hovering around its previous day’s closing value ahead of expiry for the October F&O contracts today. The Sensex gained 5 points at 18,714.97 and the 50-share NSE Nifty rose just 0.15 point to 5,691.55.
Index heavyweight Reliance Industries gained 0.5 percent.
Kingfisher Airlines fell 2 percent . United Spirits and UB Holdings were down 1.5 percent