Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– Dhaka stocks opened with positive mode on Thursday, market operators said.

The benchmark Dhaka Stock General Exchange Index (DGEN) increased by 33.86 points or 0.52 percent and stood at 6487.90 till filing of the reports at about 1:05 pm (local time).

On Wednesday, the DSE General Index (DGEN), the main gauge of the market, closed at 6,454.05 with a marginal loss of 0.03 per cent or 1.76 points.

The broader All Shares Price Index (DSI) lost 0.02 per cent or 1.32 points to 5,352.99. The DSE-20 index comprising blue-chip shares ended at 3993.44, shedding 0.47 per cent or 19.05 points.

BBN/SSR/AD-07Apr11-1:09 pm (BST)