Sensex is down 1,044.28 points
Indian indices opened lower on March 30 with Nifty below 8,400 level.
The Sensex is down 1,044.28 points or 3.50% at 28771.31, and the Nifty down 298.80 points or 3.45% at 8361.45. About 225 shares have advanced, 670 shares declined, and 67 shares are unchanged.
IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, ONGC, M&M and Vedanta are among major losers on Nifty.