Among the many headline indices, the S&P BSE Sensex was buying and selling 1,000 factors down at 49,866 ranges, thus giving up the 50,000-mark. The Nifty50 index additionally slipped under the 14,700-mark. Tech Mahindra, Mahindra & Mahindra, and Dr Reddy’s fell 4 per cent every and have been the highest Sensex laggards.
The Nifty sectoral indices, barring the Nifty Steel index — up over 2 per cent, have been painted purple.
Within the broader markets, the S&P BSE MidCap and SmallCap indices have been down 0.7 per cent and 0.4 per cent, respectively.