Sensex drops 242 points, Nifty gives up 9,200-mark

Sensex drops 242 points, Nifty gives up 9,200-mark

Equity benchmark Sensex fell over 242 points on Thursday, dragged by losses in index-heavyweights HDFC twins and Kotak Bank amid rising coronavirus cases in the country. After touching a low of 31,362.87, the 30-share index settled 242.37 points or 0.76 per cent lower...
Sensex drops 242 points, Nifty gives up 9,200-mark

Sensex, Nifty give up gains as ICICI Bank drops

The Nifty closed 0.05% lower at 9,261.85, while the Sensex ended up 0.19% at 31,648. The indexes had risen as much as 1.3% and 1.5%, respectively, earlier in the session. ICICI Bank Ltd was the biggest drag on the indexes, falling 3.8%, after Reuters reported that the...