Sensex Base Value & PeriodThe Sensex has been computed since April 1, 1979 and is India’s oldest and most tracked stock index. The base value of the Sensex is 100 on April 1, 1979.
Likely Sensex projections can be seen in below screenshot. Seeing the below chart; you can understand that why it makes sense to invest in Indian equity market. You can also check Sensex Month wise movement chart here.