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The market bounced back on last day of the week after falling for previous four consecutive sessions. The Sensex rose 173.99 points or 0.70 percent to 25025.82 and the Nifty climbed 43.35 points or 0.57 percent to 7611.65 on short covering.
HDFC, BHEL, Sun Pharma, Axis Bank, GAIL, Power Grid Corp, Cairn India and Tata Steel were early gainers.
The Indian rupee gained in early trade. It has opened higher by 18 paise at 66.75 per dollar versus 66.93 Thursday.
Asian markets also recovered after yesterday's sell-off. Shanghai rallied more than 2 percent after yesterday's turmoil (down 7.3 percent) that led to a halt in trading. Hang Seng and Nikkei gained 0.5-1 percent.