Sensex down 424 pts

Agency News

Mumbai, Apr 24: The benchmark index of Bombay stock exchange on Friday dropped by 424 pts to open at 31,426.62 as selling was witnessed in Finance, bankex, realty and energy stocks amid weak y cues.

The Nifty of national stock exchange also fell by 150 pts to 9,163.90. The Sensex broke rally today following selling in Realty, bankex, finance and energy stocks. The Sensex registered intraday high and low at 31,465.04 and 31,278.27 ts, respectively. The nifty registered intraday high and low at 9207.55 and 9145 pts, respectively.

The losers were Bajaj finance by 5.87 pc to Rs 2047.55, ICICI Bank by 4.54 pc to Rs 336.80, IndusInd Bank by 4.16 pc to Rs 893.05, Axis Bank by 3.39 pc to Rs 415.15 and HDFC by 2.87 pc to Rs 1614.85. The gainers were HCL technologies by 2.01 pc to Rs 488.10, Sun Pharma by 1.93 pc to Rs 486.50, HeroMoto Corp by 1.77pc to Rs 1897.20 and L& T by 1.47 pc to Rs 853. UNI