Sensex was down 202.05 points
Indices continued their downfall on the third straight day and ended near day's low level on February 17 with Nifty below 12,100 level.
At close, the Sensex was down 202.05 points at 41,055.69, while Nifty down 67.70 points at 12,045.80. About 832 shares have advanced, 1684 shares declined, and 161 shares are unchanged.
Yes Bank, Coal India, GAIL, ONGC and Hero MotoCorp were among major losers on the Nifty, while gainers were Titan Company, Nestle, TCS, Tata Steel and Vedanta.
Among sectors, PSU Bank shed 3 percent, while metal, pharma, infra and energy fell 1 percent each. BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices also declined 1 percent each.