Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 ended two per cent lower on Friday, on the back of weak Asian cues and rising COVID-19 cases. Sensex tumbled 984 points or 2 per cent down at 48,782, while the broader Nifty 50 index plunged 264 points or 1.77 per cent to 14,631. HDFC Bank, Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC), ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Asian Paints, Mahindra & Mahindra Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) were among top Sensex losers. In contrast, ONGC, Sun Pharma, Dr Reddy's and Bajaj-Auto managed to close in green. Barring Nifty Pharma, all the sectoral indices ended in deep sea of red. Nifty Bank index tanked 2.77 per cent, Nifty Financial Services 3.03 per cent while Nifty IT index slipped nearly one per cent.