Sensex was down 202.05 points

Sensex was down 202.05 points

Benchmark indices ended lower for the second day in the volatile session on February 14 with Nifty below 12,150 level.

The Sensex was down 202.05 points or 0.49% at 41,257.74, and the Nifty was down 61.20 points or 0.50% at 12,113.50. About 901 shares have advanced, 1589 shares declined, and 170 shares are unchanged.

GAIL, IndusInd Bank, Bharti Infratel, Eicher Motors and Power Grid Corp were among major losers on the Nifty, while gainers were Yes Bank, Bharti Airtel, UPL, HCL Tech and BPCL.

All the sectoral indices ended lower, with PSU Bank Index down 2 percent followed by auto, FMCG, metal, energy and IT. BSE Midcap index down nearly 1 percent, while Smallcap index fell 0.4 percent.