The media index is currently trading at 1,454.45, up 9.60 or 0.66% after opening at 1,442.65 and touching a high of 1,460.30 and close of 1,438 levels.
TV18 Broadcast and Hathway are trading 4% higher while Jagran gained 3% and ZEEL above 1%. Also, DB Corp and Sun TV also trading higher on the media index.
PVR which opened its cinema halls recently along with Inox Leisure is struggling the most. PVR slipped 2% while Inox Leisure down by 1.23%.
Meanwhile, the indices are bearish with BSE Sensex trading at 40,493.79 down 213.52 points or 0.52% and Nifty50 at 11,872.50 down 65.15 points or 0.55%.