Sensex ends with loss of nearly 275 points (Third Lead)June 18th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Indian equity markets closed deep in the red Wednesday. The 30-share benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the SSensex, opened at 15,744.21 points and touched a low of 15,390.22 before closing at 15,422.31 points. It went down by 274.59 points or 1.75 percent compared to its closing figure Tuesday.
The S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange, which opened at 4,652.80 points, closed at 4,582.40. It went down by 70.60 points or 1.52 percent from its previous close.