Sensex retreats from record level, plunges by 300 points

Written by July 18, 2017 11:46

Mumbai: Retreating from its record high level, the benchmark BSE Sensex shed 300 points to be at 31,775 in opening trade today amid a weak lead from other Asian markets.

The wider NSE Nifty too backtracked from its all-time peak and dipped below the 9,800-level.

Nifty fell by 124 points to trade at 9,792. It had closed at a record high of 9,916 points in yesterday’s session.