At close, the Sensex was down 66.23 points or 0.13% at 52586.84, and the Nifty was down 15.50 points or 0.10% at 15763. About 1808 shares have advanced, 1352 shares declined, and 126 shares are unchanged.
Among sectors, the pharma index added 3.6 percent, while auto index rose nearly 1 percent. However, some selling was seen in the metal and financial names.
BSE midcap and smallcap indices rose 0.5 percent each.
Sun Pharma, Tech Mahindra, Cipla, Shree Cements and Adani Ports were the top Nifty gainers. Hindalco, Bajaj Finance, SBI Life Insurance, Bajaj Finserv and SBI were among the top losers.
News Source:- Moneycontrol