Sensex was down 535.86 points

Sensex was down 535.86 points

Benchmark indices ended on negative note in a volatile session on April 24 with Nifty finished below 9,200 level.

At close, the Sensex was down 535.86 points or 1.68% at 31327.22, while Nifty was down 159.50 points or 1.71% at 9154.40. About 773 shares have advanced, 1545 shares declined, and 159 shares are unchanged.

Bajaj Finance, Bharti Infratel, Zee Entertainment, Bajaj Finserv and Hindalco were among major losers on the Nifty, while gainers included Reliance Industries, Britannia Industries, Cipla, Sun Pharma and Hero MotoCorp.

On the sectoral front, except energy and pharma all other indices ended lower. BSE Midcap and smallcap indices close with over 1 percent cut