Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Friday dropped 202.22 points to settle at 47,878.45 on weak global cues.
The Nifty too fell by 64.80 points to 14,341.35.
Surging 374 points on Thursday, the BSE sensex opened on a weak note at 47,863.81, fell 217 points. During the day it plummeted 411 points to 47,669.55, day’s low before closing at 47,878.45, down 202.22 points from its previous close.
While, it rose to 48,265.39, up 185 points, day’s high.
The Sensex registered day’s high and low at 48,265.39 and 47,669.55 points respectively.
The Nifty recorded day’s high and low at 14,461.15 and 14,273.30 points respectively.
The sectoral indices like Telecom, Realty, FMCG, IT and Materials dragged the market today.
In scrips, M& M, Dr Reddy, Tech Mahindra, Hind Unilever and Bajaj Auto declined while NTPC, IndusInd Bank, Axis Bank, HDFC and Bajaj Finserv increased.
The Mid Cap moved up by 0.16 pc and Small Cap by 0.51 per cent.
In 30 scrips, nine advanced while 21 declined.