Big fall in the stock market, Sensex slips 660 points, Nifty closed down 195 points


The stock market closed after a day's trading on Tuesday on the second trading day of the week due to selling in global markets and rising cases of coronavirus in the country. Today, the Bombay Stock Exchange's flagship index Sensex lost 1.80 percent, down 660.63 points to close at 36033.06. On the other hand, the National Stock Exchange Nifty closed down 1.81 percent at 10607.35, down by 195.35 points. Today, BSE has a market capitalization of Rs 142 lakh crore.

Such was the situation of veteran shares

Talking about the big stocks, today the shares of all the companies closed on the red mark except Bharti Airtel, Doctor Reddy, and Tychan. The top losers include G Ltd, IndusInd Bank, Axis Bank, Adani Ports, Bajaj Finserv, Maruti, Hindalco, SBI, and Power Grid.

Sectoral index tracking

If we look at the sectoral index, today all sectors except Pharma closed on the red mark. These include reality, private bank, PSU bank, bank, FMCG, IT, metal, media, and auto.

The market was open on the red mark

Today the stock market started on the red mark. The Sensex was down 235.18 points, or 0.64 percent, at 36458.51. At the same time, the Nifty opened at 10725.05 with a fall of 0.72 percent or 77.65 points.

The market was closed with an increase on the previous trading day

The Sensex closed up 99.36 points at 36693.69, up 0.27 percent on the previous trading day. At the same time, the Nifty closed at the level of 10815.20 with a gain of 47.15 points, up 0.44 percent.