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Key Indian equity indices open higher

Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices on Monday opened higher following positive global cues.

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 69.58 points or 0.25 per cent higher soon after opening.

The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 15.80 points or 0.18 per cent higher at 8,809.35 points.

The Sensex of the BSE, which opened at 28,450.42 points, was trading at 28,403.83 points (at 9.20 a.m.), higher 69.58 points or 0.25 per cent from the previous day's close at 28,334.25 points.

The Sensex touched a high of 28,458.80 points and a low of 28,399.49 points in the trade so far.

--IANS

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