Benchmark NSE Nifty closed 198.05 points down at 17758.45 amid selling in frontline bluechip counters.
However, stocks such as Agni Green
., MITCON Const & Engg., , Swaraj Suiting Ltd. and D K Enterprises Global Ltd., touched their fresh 52-week lows.
Overall, 6 shares ended in the green in Nifty50 index, while 44 closed in the red.
In the Nifty 50 index,
, L&T, , and were among top gainers during the day, while , , , and Tata Consumer ended in the red.
The BSE Sensex closed 651.85 points down at 59646.15.
Traders piled up positions in Shipping, Telecommunications, Cables, Construction and Learning & Education sectors, while selling was witnessed in Metals – Ferrous, Term Lending Institutions, Gas & Petroleum, Auto Ancillaries and Pharmaceuticals sectors during the day.