Indian stocks open higher

Indian stocks open higher

MUMBAI, June 23 (Xinhua) -- Indian stocks opened higher Monday with the BSE benchmark index Sensex opening at 23,194.25 points, 88.74 points or 0.35 percent up from the previous close of 25,105. 51 points.

The stocks are encouraged by news that the new budget to be revealed next month by the Modi government will include a series of measures aimed at stimulating manufacturing.