Business / Sensex Drops Over 100 Points, Nifty Slips Below 10,820

NDTV : Mar 05, 2019, 10:41 AM
Top laggards on the 50-scrip benchmark index were Eicher Motors, L&T, Dr Reddy's, Wipro, Tech Mahindra and M&M. Domestic stock markets started Tuesday's session on a lacklustre note amid weakness in Asian peers. Sensex fell as much as 136.87 points to touch 35,926.94 on the downside, and the Nifty declined to 10,817.00, down 46.5 points from the previous close. Losses in information technology stocks in energy shares

The Nifty IT - a sectoral index on the National Stock Exchange comprising IT counters - fell as much as 0.75 per cent in morning. Heavyweights Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys declined as much as 0.75 per cent and 0.82 per cent respectively.