Mumbai: Sensex drops over 3,000 points, Nifty down by 966 points. NIFTY reopens after 45 minutes halt due to lower circuit limit. Plunges 754.85 points, currently at 8,835.30.
Continuing its downward spiral, domestic BSE Sensex sank 3,213 points in early trade, plummeting 10.86 per cent to 29,564.58, which triggered the lower circuit limit. Similarly, the NSE Nifty cracked 966.10 points, or 10.07 per cent, to 8,624.05.