Realty stocks in Nifty Index surge, which include Delta Corp, Housing Development & Infrastructure Limited, Indiabulls Real Estate, and Unitech were trading, respectively up by 1.72%, 1.69%, 0.88% and 0.79% in the late morning deals on Thursday.
The Nifty Realty index was trading by 0.59% up at 308 with Sobha Limited by 0.71% as the only loser.
Shares of United Phosphorus Ltd, Indiabulls Housing Finance, Hindustan Unilever, SBI, HPCL and Tata Motors were among the top gainers in the Nifty50 index. On the other hand, HDFC, GAIL India, Coal India Ltd, Zee Entertainment, Power Grid Corporation and Cipla Ltd were among the top losers.
Among the 51 stocks in the Nifty50 pack, 39 stocks were trading in the green, while 10 stocks were in the red.