The S&P BSE Sensex index opened 25.87 points or 0.07% higher at 38,866.19, and the broader NSE Nifty50 benchmark began the day nearly unchanged near the 11,450 mark.
Bharti Infratel, HDFC Life and Titan Company are the top gainers on the NSE.
Amber Enterprises, Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank are the most active stocks.
The Nifty IT and Media index has opened lower while metal index gain in the opening trade.
On the economy front, the July industrial and manufacturing production data is scheduled to release today.
The IMF has said the immediate priority for India needs to be a coordinated policy response to fight Covid-19 outbreak as it had an unprecedented impact on the economy.
IRCTC, BHEL and Adani Green are scheduled to announce their quarterly earnings today.