Indian equity indices ended on a positive note crossing 32,000 mark, while Nifty was above 10,100 levels after IIP numbers.
Sensex ended higher by 250 points at 32,432 , While Nifty was up by 71 points at 10,167.
The S&P BSE Mid-cap and small cap index was up by 1%.
Bharti Airtel, Tata Steel, Kotak Bank, Coal India were the major gainers, while Dr Reddy;s, M&M, ITC, Sun Pharma were the major losers.
The IIP for the month of August 2017 stands at 121.5, which is 4.3% higher as compared to the level in the month of August 2016.