Closing Bell: Sensex slumps 262 points, Nifty holds 11,000 as oil prices soar; HPCL, BPCL down over 5%
Updated : September 16, 2019 03:47 PM IST
Indian shares slumped on Monday as oil prices surged over 10 percent after attacks on key oil producer Saudi Arabia’s crude facilities over the weekend.
The Sensex ended 262 points lower at 37,123, while the broader Nifty50 index lost 72 points to end the day at 11,003.
Titan, Britannia, Tech Mahindra, ONGC, and Coal India were the top gainers on the Nifty50.