The Sensex and the Nifty today plunged around 1.8 percent amid resurgence of Coronavirus cases in the country. The domestic stocks declined even as the cues from global equity markets were positive.
The Sensex at Bombay Stock Exchange closed below 48,000 mark while the Nifty at National Stock ended below 14,400 level. The Sensex tumbled 883 points, or 1.81 percent, to trade at 47,949. The Nifty also fell 258 points, or 1.77 percent, to trade at 14,359.