Sensex ended down 205.10 points
Sensex ended down 205.10 points or 0.49 percent at 41323.81, and the Nifty shed 54.80 points at 12169.70. Bharti Infratel, Zee Entertainment and BPCL are the top gainers while Tata Steel, Mahindra & Mahindra and Tata Motors dragged the most.
Among the sectors, metals and auto shed over a percent each while Bharti Airtel and Reliance Industries were the most active stocks. About 1082 shares have advanced, 1364 shares declined, and 168 shares are unchanged.