Dec 21 2012 00:00 IST
Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 216.59 points down to stand at 19,237.33. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 70.65 points down to stand at 5,845.75. Container corporation of India Ltd and National Company Ltd were among the top gainers with an increase of 3.23percent and 2.67percent along with Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd and Rajesh Exports Ltd with an increase of 2.61percent and 2.18percent respectively, while the top losers include Jet Airways Ltd and Adani Power Ltd with a decrease of 7.36percent and 6.65percent along with Punj Lloyd Ltd and Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd with a decrease of 6.31percent and 6.00percent at the close of the markets. The Indian currency is down 0.60 percent at Rs 55.18 per dollar.