Market Closing Bell: Sensex, Nifty end lower as telecom exposure weigh on banks; Nifty PSU Bank index down 3% Updated : February 17, 2020 03:46 PM IST Indian shares ended lower on Monday as telecom exposure weighed on banking stocks. The BSE Sensex ended 202 points lower at 41,056, while the Nifty50 index settled 68 points lower at 12,046. Most major sectoral indices were negative for the day. Nifty PSU Bank index fell the most, down 3 percent. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.