Rana Sugars(up 2.33%) and Uttam Sugar Mills(up 2.26%) stood among the top gainers.
Dalmia Bharat Sugar & Industries(down 6.01%), Shree Renuka Sugars(down 5.61%), EID Parry(down 5.22%), Ugar Sugar Works(down 4.92%), Simbhaoli Sugars(down 4.89%), Dharani Sugars & Chemicals(down 4.83%), Bannari Amman Sugars(down 4.48%), BAJAJHIND(down 4.45%), DCM Shriram Industries(down 4.26%) and Balrampur Chini Mills(down 4.07%) were among the top losers of the day.
The NSE Nifty50 index ended 359.1 points down at 15808.0, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed down 1158.08 points at 52930.31.
Wipro(up 0.4%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone(down 6.13%), IndusInd Bank(down 5.79%), Tata Steel(down 4.12%), Tata Motors(down 4.08%), Hindalco Industries(down 3.95%), JSW Steel(down 3.72%), Bajaj Finance(down 3.68%), Bajaj Finserv(down 3.59%), UPL Ltd(down 3.43%) and Axis Bank(down 3.38%) closed in the red.