Sensex slumps by 572.28 pts

Sensex slumps by 572.28 pts

Agency News

Mumbai, Dec 6 : The BSE Sensex on Thursday crashed by 572.28 points to 35,312.13 following sell off across the board amid weak Asian Market. It is said that the market crash have resulted in a loss of Rs 2.28 lakh crore.

The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too dropped by 181.75 points at 10,601.15. The Sensex registered the day's high and low at 35,707.23 and 35,266.76 points respectively.

The Nifty registered day's high and low at 10,722.65 and 10,588.25 points, respectively. Crude oil prices have been quite volatile as investors around the world maintained a cautious stance ahead the OPEC meeting later in the day. Global markets continued to correct sharply for the second consecutive session ahead of a closely watched OPEC meeting. (UNI)