Closing Bell: Sensex, Nifty post biggest single-day decline to end 13% lower
Updated : March 23, 2020 03:41 PM IST
The Sensex ended 3,935 points lower at 25,981 while the Nifty lost 1,135 points to settle at a 4-year low of 7,610.
Index heavyweights HDFC Bank, RIL, ICICI Bank, HDFC, and Axis Bank contributed the most to the downfall.
All sectoral indices also witnessed heavy selling with the Nifty Bank index losing the most, down over 16 percent.