Mumbai: The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a higher note during the morning session of the trade.

The Sensex of the BSE after opening at 28,554.38 points soon shot up and touched a high of 28,571.75 points and a low of 28,543.29 points.

On Tuesday, the Sensex closed at 28,523.20 points.

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The Sensex is trading at 28,543.20 points, up by 20 points or 0.07 per cent.

On the other hand the broader 51-scrip Nifty at National Stock Exchange (NSE) opened at 8,790.30 points after closing at 8,775.90 points on Tuesday.

The Nifty is trading at 8,788.50 points in the morning.