Market Opens: It is a negative start for the Indian indices on June 21 after a massive rally seen in the previous session.
At 09:17 hrs IST, the Sensex is down 159.11 points or 0.40% at 39442.52, and the Nifty down 44.40 points or 0.38% at 11787.40. About 259 shares have advanced, 494 shares declined, and 31 shares are unchanged.
Indigo, Pidilite Industries, Ashok Leyland, TVS Motors, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki, Asian Paints, Sun Pharma, Infosys, TCS are among the major losers on the indices, while gainers are UPL and HCL Tech.
All the sectoral indices are trading lower led by the auto, pharma, FMCG, IT, energy, metal and infra.