Share Market 21 October: Sensex fell 336 points, Nifty below 18,200, Reliance-Infosys also broke at closing timeOctober 21, 2021 0 By Joe Hodgson
Due to continuous selling, the stock market closed on the red mark for the third consecutive day. During this, the Sensex fell by 336 points to reach the level of 60,923. At the same time, Nifty also closed at 18,178 after touching a low of 18,048 in intraday. Midcap and smallcap shares closed on the red mark due to weakness in the market. Talking about the sectors, banks and financial sector performed well, while metal, ID and realty sectors remained in losses. Asian Paints, Reliance, Infosys and TSS suffered heavy losses. Today 11 Sensex stocks closed on the green mark, while 19 stocks ended trading on the red mark.
Significantly, on the fourth trading day of the week i.e. Thursday (October 21), the Indian stock markets opened on a positive level despite mixed global trends. During this, the Sensex started with a gain of 286.63 points at the level of 61546.59. At the same time, Nifty also opened at 18349 with a gain of 82.40 points. However, after some time the market started falling sharply and at one point the Sensex fell 700 points.