Sensex falls 621 points amid weak global cues; Nifty ends below 17,750

NEW DELHI: Equity indices snapped four session winning run on Thursday with the benchmark BSE sensex falling over 600 points dragged by IT and realty stocks amid weak global cues.
The 30-share BSE index fell 621 points or 1.03 per cent to close at 59,602. While the broader NSE Nifty settles 179 points or 1 per cent lower at 17,746.
Top losers inn the sensex pack included Ultra Cemco, Tech Mahindra, Reliance, HCL Tech and HDFC with their shares falling as much as 2.56 per cent.
While, IndusInd Bank, Bharti Airtel, Maruti and Titan were the major winners rising up to 1.74 per cent.
On the NSE platform, sub-indices Nifty IT, Realty, Financial Services fell as much as 1.55 per cent.
“Bulls were a bit restrained on the back of rising Covid cases and its impact on the fourth quarter corporate performance since it happens to be an important quarter for India Inc. The IT, and oil and gas…

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