Key indices closed the day lower for the second consecutive day, led by index heavyweight like Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank.
The BSE Sensex closed with losses of 190-pts at 31,171 points, while the NSE Nifty flipped below the 9,200 points to settle the day at 9,196, down by 42-pts
Among the top losers from the Nifty pack of stocks Reliance Industries, Gail India, Asian Paints, Cipla and Kotak Mahindra Bank, whereas
Vedanta, NTPC, ITC, Bhari Airtel and PowerGrid were among the gainers. Track latest market updates Best stock tips and Best intraday tips stocks from here.
Shares of Piramal Enterprises slipped more 2.7 per cent, after the company posted big loss in the Q4 due to higher provisions, while
Shares of Sterlite Technologies closed the day higher, up by 1.68-pc in spite of a plunge in net profits.