Sensex rises 160 pts in choppy trade

Updated: Dec 8 2022 4:20PM

Mumbai, Dec 8 (PTI) Benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 160 points on Thursday in choppy trade following gains in select banking and auto counters amid mixed global cues.

The 30-share index gained 160 points to settle at 62,570.68 as 13 of its components advanced while 17 declined.

The barometer opened lower but later gained momentum to touch a high of 62,633.56 in the day's trade.