Sensex closes 119 points down (Second Lead)August 13th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Indian equity markets closed in the red Wednesday. The 30-share benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the Sensex, which opened at 15,030.21 points, touched a low of 15,013.06 before closing at 15,093.12. It went down by 119.01 points or 0.78 percent compared to its closingf figure Tuesday.
The S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange, which opened at 4,548.05 points, closed at 4,529.05. It went down by 23.20 points or 0.51 percent from its previous close.