Equity Benchmark indices had a negative trading session through the day after opening on a positive note. The 30-share Sensex was closed down 130.87 points at 29575.74, while the Nifty was slipped 16.85 points at 9181.45. The market breadth was in the positive zone, but was narrow as 1,764 shares advanced against a decline of 1,163 shares, while 128 shares were unchanged.
Axis Bank, Tata Motors, IOC and BPCL were top gainers, while Infosys, Wipro and India bulls Housing Finance were top losers.
Movers And Shakers Of The Day:
Adani Transmission closed at Rs 94.15 per share, up by Rs 12.8 or 15.73%.
Madhucon Projects closed at Rs 53.4 per share, up by Rs 6.3 or 13.4%.