Sensex closes 270 points down, Nifty settles below 9900
The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading low on Friday as Infosys chief executive Vishal Sikka’s resignation led to negative influence on the stock market.
The BSE Sensex closed 270.78 points down at 31,524.68 while the NSE Nifty closed 66.75 points down at 9,837.40.
The top three Sensex gainers were Hindustan Unilever (+2.23%), Power Grid (+1.85%) and TCS (+1.32%).
The top three Sensex losers were Infosys (-9.60%), Sun Pharma (-3.81%) and NTPC (-2.01%).
The top three Nifty gainers were Infratel (+4.13%), BPCL (+2.21%) and Eichermot (+2.14%).
The top three Nifty losers were Infosys (-9.57%), Sun Pharma (-3.65%) and Zeel (-2.99%).