Sensex down 189 points, Nifty at 22,600; IT, metal major drag

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April 30, 2024 / 03:30 PM IST

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: Indian benchmark indices erased all the intraday gains and ended in the negative zone in the highly volatile session.

At close, the Sensex was down 188.50 points or 0.25 percent at 74,482.78, and the Nifty was down 38.60 points or 0.17 percent at 22,604.80. About 1987 shares advanced, 1623 shares declined, and 141 shares unchanged.

M&M, Power Grid Corporation, Shriram Finance, Hero MotoCorp and Bajaj Auto were among the top gainers on the Nifty, while losers were Tech Mahindra, BPCL, JSW Steel, HCL Technologies and Sun Pharma.

Among sectors, IT, metal, media, oil & gas, healthcare down 0.4-1 percent, while auto, power and realty up more than a percent each.

The BSE midcap index rose 0.5 percent, while the smallcap index ended on a flat note.



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