Leading stock exchange NSE successfully completed a live-trading from its new disaster recovery (DR) site in the city.
Nifty rose 88 pts to end at record 10,788.55 pts on robust buying in bank, infra, pharma, metal, IT and finance service sectors.
Jubilant Life Sciences settled with gains of nearly 17% and added Rs 1,761.64 cr to its market capitalisation after the company reported strong Dec quarter earnings.
Sensex surged 310.77 points, or 0.89 per cent, to end at 35,081.82, breaking its previous record of 34,843.51 reached on Jan 15.
The 30-share Sensex jumped 310.77 points, or 0.89%, to end at a new peak of 35,081.82, breaking its previous record of 34,843.51 reached on Jan 15.
The 30-share index crossed the 35,000-mark by jumping 231.73 pts or 0.66% to 35,002.78, breaching its previous intra-day record of 34,963.69 hit on Jan 15.
Optimism around quarterly corporate earnings, along with healthy buying in IT, banking and capital goods stocks, lifted the equity indices to trade at fresh high levels.
MCX plunged more than 5 percent in morning trade after the company's December quarter net profit declined by 45 percent.
The benchmark Sensex recovered from its early volatility to trade 126.76 points higher in late morning deals on easing fiscal deficit concerns despite lower Asian cues.
Rupee spurted to a high of 63.75 in morning session before trading at 63.95 against the US dollar, up by 9 paise, on sustained bouts of dollar.
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