Indian shares gain; infrastructure stocks, Infosys advance

Last Updated: Mon, Oct 01, 2012 10:10 hrs

MUMBAI, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Indian shares rose on Monday led by infrastructure stocks after the government continues to promote projects in the sector, while software services exporters such as Infosys recovered from recent falls.

Ambuja Cements gained 4.2 percent, while Infosys Ltd added 2.9 percent.

The BSE index provisionally rose 0.37 percent, while the 50-share NSE index rose 0.27 percent. (Reporting by Manoj Dharra; Editing by Rafael Nam)

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