Indian shares gain to snap two day of losses; Infosys leads

MUMBAI, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Indian shares recovered on Tuesday from two previous sessions of losses as dented stocks such as Infosys rose, while private banks such as ICICI Bank gained on hopes their quarterly earnings would prove resilient.

ICICI Bank rose 1.3 percent, while Infosys

rose 1.6 percent.

The BSE index provisionally rose 0.4 percent, while the 50-share NSE index rose 0.5 percent.

(Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi; Editing by Rafael Nam)

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