Sensex closes 205 points down, Nifty settles below 10,100

The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading lower on Wednesday as investors did not seem happy with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decision of keeping status quo in the fifth bi-monthly monetary policy.

The BSE Sensex closed 205.26 points down at 32,597.18 while the NSE Nifty closed 74.15 points down at 10,044.10.

The top three Sensex gainers were Reliance (+1.76%), Maruti (+1.42%) and Hindustan Unilever (+1.05%).

The top three Sensex losers were Sun Pharma (-2.31%), SBI India (-2.21%) and ICICI Bank (-1.96%).

The top three Nifty gainers were Reliance (+1.67%), Tech Mahindra (+1.48%) and Maruti (+1.37%).

The top three Nifty losers were Bosch Ltd (-3.84%), Hindalco (-3.15%) and Infratel (-3.01%).