Closing Bell: Sensex ends 839 points lower, Nifty below 11,400 on escalating India-China tensions
Updated : August 31, 2020 03:37 PM IST
Sensex ended 839 points lower at 38,628 while the Nifty fell 260 points to settle at 11,387.
Broader markets also suffered badly with the Nifty Smallcap plunged 4.6 percent and Nifty Midcap down 4 percent.
India VIX, which measures fear and volatility in the market, jumped 27 percent today.