Sensex down 806.89 points

Sensex down 806.89 points

Sensex ended the session down 806.89 points or 1.96 percent at 40363.23, and the Nifty tanked 251.50 points or 2.08 percent at 11829.40. Among the sectors, metals plunged over 5 percent followed by the auto index which fell over 3 percent. Tata Steel, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki, Vedanta and Hindalco Industries ended the session down between 4-6 percent.