MUMBAI, Nov 17 (Reuters) – Indian government bond yields were marginally lower in early trading on Thursday, following a fall in US yields and oil prices that helped investor sentiment.

The benchmark Indian 10-year government bond yield stood at 7.2519% by 0500 GMT after closing slightly higher at 7.2736% on Wednesday. The yield was down for seven sessions to November 15, falling a total of 22 basis points (bps).

The benchmark return fell below the…