Mumbai:The key Indian equity indices opened on a positive note on Friday.

At 9.27 a.m., the broader Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded at 11,052.45 points -- higher by 29.25 points or 0.27 per cent -- from its previous close of 11,023.20 points.

The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on the BSE, which had opened at 36,635.14 points, traded at 36,663 points (9.27 a.m.) -- up by 114.59 points or 0.31 per cent -- from its Thursday's close of 36,548.412 points.

Sensex has so far touched a high of 36,680.18 points and a low of 36,584.28 points during the intra-day trade. The BSE market breadth was slightly tilted towards the bulls with 652 advances and 600 declines.