Trading for the week started on an upbeat note on back of domestic and international ques. The IMD in its weekly weather report said that for the country as a whole, cumulative rainfall during this year's monsoon up to 13 September has been 6% below the normal rainfall. On the macro front, the WPI stood at 3.24% (provisional) for August 2017, compared with 1.88% (provisional) in July 2017 and 1.09% in August 2016. India's industrial production rose 1.2% in July 2017 over July 2016, while snapping 0.2% decline for June 2017. Domestic stocks logged strong gains in the week ended led by gains in pharma and auto stocks. The BSE Small-Cap, MidCap indices outperformed the Sensex during the week. The Sensex and Nifty both rose 1.5% to settle at 32,273 and 10,085 levels respectively.