Due to the second corona wave, Indian markets are severely hurt. Global investors are now looking to invest away from India. Many experts believe that this trend may continue. Still, healthcare, consumer and technology-linked sectors will continue to be the top choice of the investors. The head of the main Indian health agency while responding to the coronavirus has said districts reporting a high number of infections should remain locked down for another six to eight weeks to control the spread of the rampaging disease.
At the end of today’s session Sensex was down 548.03 points or 1.11% at 48613.78, and the Nifty was down 178.80 points or 1.20% at 14672. In the Nifty 50 index, Tata Motors, NTPC, SBI, Power Grid and UPL were among the top gainers on the NSE. However, HUL, SBI NSE 0.85 % Life, Shree Cements, M&M and Grasim NSE -2.80 % Inds. were among the top losers.