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Stock Exchange: Sensex Drops By 149 Points; Nifty Closed 69.65 Points Down

MUMBAI: The Indian stock markets benchmark Sensex closed 149 points down on Monday (February 21) from the global equities. The 30 stock S&P BSE Sensex closed at 57,683.59 points, which is 149.38 points or 0.26 per cent down from its previous session's close at 57,832.97 points.

The markets witnessed volatile trading. The Sensex opened deep in the red at 57,551.65 points and slipped to a low of 57,167.02 points in the morning session. The Sensex witnessed good buying support in the afternoon session and surged to a high of 58,141.96 points in the intra-day.

The broader Nifty 50 of the National Stock Exchange closed 69.65 points or 0.4 per cent down at 17,206.65 points against its previous session's close at 17,276.30 points.