Equity benchmarks closed under pressure ahead of US presidential elections. Nifty closed 3 month low at 8514 with 112 points down while Sensex closed 349 points down at 27527. All the sectors closed with major negative leads. BSE Small Cap lost 249 points at 13307, BSE Midcap dropped 247 points down at 13194 and Nifty Midcap fell 334 points at 15598.
Asian Market Updates: All the global indices dropped more than 1 percent intraday. Nikkei closed 307 points down at 17134, hang Seng lost 336 points at 22810 and Taiwan Index dropped 133 points at 9139.
Gainers: M&M, Bharti Infratel, IndusInd Bank, NTPC, HUL
Losers: ONGC, Tata Motors (D), Bank of Baroda, Tata Motors, BHEL