Benchmark indices extended the losses with Nifty trading below 15700 dragged by auto, metal and pharma names.
The Sensex was down 239.02 points or 0.46% at 52262.96, and the Nifty was down 91.90 points or 0.58% at 15675.60. About 1147 shares have advanced, 1790 shares declined, and 114 shares are unchanged.
Adani Ports, Tata Steel, Hindalco, IndusInd Bank and Coal India were among major losers, while gainers included UltraTech Cement, Asian Paints, Tata Consumer Products, Shree Cements and HDFC Life.
News Source: Moneycontrol