Sensex dips as coronavirus fear hits markets
The Hindu Business Line|February 08, 2020
Indian equity gauges Sensex and Nifty took a breather after a four-session winning run on Friday in line with subdued Asian markets as investors globally fretted over rising death toll and economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak.

At close of trade, the 30 share BSE index was down 164.18 points or 0.4 per cent at 41,141.85. The index swung between a low of 41,073.36 and a high of 41,394.41 intra-day.

The broader NSE Nifty settled lower by 39.6 points or 0.33 per cent at 12,098.35. It moved in the range of 12,073.95 to 12,154.7. On the

Sensex chart, IndusInd Bank, M&M, Reliance Industries, Tata Steel and Bharti Airtel emerged as the top losers.

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