Around 65 stocks rose to touch their 52-week highs on NSE in Tuesday's session.

Among the stocks that touched their 52-week highs were Adani Green Energy, Affle (India) Amber Enterprises India, Atul, Bafna Pharmaceuticals, Balaxi Ventures NSE 5.00 %, DFM Foods, EID Parry India, Fine Organic Industries, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals, Infibeam Avenues, Laurus Labs, Larsen & Toubro Infotech, Mindtree, Ramco Systems, Tata Consultancy Services and Wipro.

Benchmark NSE Nifty index was trading 53.80 points up at 11493.85 on Tuesday on account of buying in frontline bluechip counters.

Shares of J B Chem, Adani Green Energy Ltd., Amber Enterprises India Ltd., GSK Pharma and Poly Medicure, hit their fresh 52-week high during the trade on NSE.

Overall, 32 shares were trading in green in Nifty50 index, while 16 were trading in red.

In the Nifty 50 index, Cipla, Sun Pharma, Dr. Reddy's Labs, UPL and ICICI Bank were among top gainers, while Tech Mahindra, HCL Tech, Eicher Motors, Bharti Infratel and TCS were trading in red.

The BSE Sensex was trading 176.85 points up at 38933.48.