Feb 26 2013 00:00 IST
Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 299.73 points down to stand at19, 031.96. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 93.40 points down to stand at 5,761.35. Idea Cellular Ltd and Container Corpn. of India Ltd. were among the top gainers with an increase of 3.69percent and 1.73percent along with Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. and Infosys Ltd. with an increase of 1.56percent and 1.47percent respectively, while the top losers include Jet Airways (India) Ltd. and Strides Arcolab Ltd. with a decrease of 11.12percent and 6.64percent along with IFCI Ltd. and Financial Technologies (India) Ltd. with a decrease 6.07percent and 5.18percent at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 297.20 points at 10,487.67, while the banking sector is down 232.19 points at 13,586.39 and the realty sector is down 39.02 points at 2,023.57.The Indian currency is up 0.44 percent at Rs 54.10 per dollar.