Madhya Bharat Agro Products(up 4.78%), Coromandel International(up 2.18%) and ZUARIAGRO(up 1.99%) stood among the top gainers.
Fertilizers (down 13.86%), Southern Petrochemicals Industries(down 7.98%), & Fertilizers(down 7.44%), Fertilizers & Chemicals Tranvancore(down 6.07%), G S F C(down 5.05%), Khaitan Chemicals & Fertilizers(down 5.00%), Nagarjuna Fertilizers & Chem(down 5.00%), Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals(down 4.99%), Agro Phos(down 4.98%) and Madras Fertlizers(down 4.68%) were among the top losers of the day.
The NSE Nifty50 index ended 72.95 points down at 16167.1, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed down 276.46 points at 54088.39.
Oil & Natural Gas Corporation(up 2.69%), Axis Bank(up 1.91%), IndusInd Bank(up 1.38%), Cipla(up 1.24%), HDFC(up 0.81%),
INSURANCE(up 0.78%), Kotak Mahindra Bank(up 0.71%), JSW Steel(up 0.57%), SBI Life(up 0.56%) and HDFC Bank(up 0.56%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Shree Cement(down 3.78%), Larsen & Toubro(down 2.31%), Bajaj Finserv(down 2.2%), Bajaj Finance(down 2.05%), NTPC(down 1.87%),
of India(down 1.83%), Bharat Petroleum Corporation(down 1.8%), Infosys(down 1.69%), Suzuki(down 1.59%) and ITC(down 1.58%) closed in the red.