The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which opened near 11,651.50 was closed 100.35 points down near the levels of 11,497.90. During the trading session it touched an intraday low of 11,484.45.
It is the fifth consecutive session when the benchmark indices of the domestic market fell down. All sectors were trading in red except IT which was the only gainer with moderate gains.
Rupee Update: Yesterday, the rupee slipped further by 3 paise to close at 69.43 against US dollar.
Taking cues from previous trading session and global sentiment it is expected to open on a negative note at today's trading session.