Market Close: Indian indices remained under pressure throughout the day and the final hour selling has dragged the benchmark indices to the day’s low level with Nifty finished below 10,800 level.
At close, the Sensex was down 769.88 points or 2.06% at 36,562.91, while Nifty was down 225.40 points or 2.04% at 10,797.90. About 805 shares have advanced, 1596 shares declined, and 173 shares are unchanged.
UltraTech Cement, Titan Company, ICICI Bank, IOC and Tata Steel were the top losers on the Nifty, while gainers were Tech Mahindra, BPCL, Britannia Industries and HCL Technologies.
All the sectoral indices ended lower led by the PSU Bank, metal, energy, infra, pharma, FMCG, auto and IT.