The 30-share index jumped 207.64 points, or 0.75 per cent, to 27,737.61, with all sectoral indices led by realty, metal and banking making all the right moves.
The gauge had lost 143.63 points yesterday, spooked by muted start to second quarterly earnings and a lacklustre global trend.
Emergence of buying interest among investors and funds, brokers said, coupled with a firm trend in other regional markets following an unexpected fall in a US manufacturing index boosted sentiment here. A lower industry number means the US Fed may have to tread cautiously on the interest rate front.
The US Dow Jones Industrial Average, however, ended 0.29 per cent lower yesterday.
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