At 3.30 pm ( IST), the BSE Sensex was 15859.46 down by 79.90 points or 0.50%. It had earlier touched a day’s high of 16,004 and a day’s low of 15,839.
NSE Nifty was at 4749.65 down by 15.65 points or 0.33%. It has earlier touched a day’s high of 4,782 and a day’s low of 4,733.
Among Sectoral indices on the BSE, sectors trading in positive terrain were PSU, Capital Goods, Health Care posted gains between 1.38%- 0.39% gains.
Auto, TECk, FMCG, Realty were among the top losers.
On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the top volume gainers were Tata Motors, HCL Tech, Ranbaxy, Reliance Infrastructure and ICICI bank posted gains between 2.40%-3.81%
And the top losers in the opening trade were Bajaj Auto, ACC , M&M, Ambuja Cement and Bharti Airtel were among top losers.