Sensex was down 674.36 points

Sensex was down 674.36 points

Benchmark indices ended lower on April 3 with Nifty below 8100 dragged by auto, IT and banking name.

At close, the Sensex was down 674.36 points or 2.39% at 27590.95, and the Nifty was down 170.00 points or 2.06% at 8083.80. About 1126 shares have advanced, 1078 shares declined, and 174 shares are unchanged.

Axis Bank, IndusInd Bank, Titan Company, ICICI Bank, SBI were among major loswers on the Nifty, while gainers were Sun Pharma, Cipla, GAIL, ITC and ONGC.

Buying seen in the energy, infra, FMCG and pharma sectors, while selling seen in the auto, bank, IT and metal.