Closing Bell: Sensex ends 394 points lower, Nifty holds 11,300; NTPC top gainer
Updated : August 20, 2020 03:45 PM IST
The Sensex ended 394 points lower at 38,220 while the Nifty fell 96 points to end at 11,312.
Broader markets, however, outperformed the benchmarks with the Nifty Midcap and Nifty Smallcap indices up 0.8 percent and 0.7 percent, respectively.
Among sectors, the banking and financial sevices indices fell the most, down 1.3 percent each