The Indian inventory market continued its freefall on Tuesday afternoon, with the BSE Sensex shedding over 1,200 factors. The plunge within the home market was largely on the again of the weak spot within the Asian markets which tumbled put up the crash within the US oil costs. In a historic value motion, the futures of WTI crude within the US for the primary time fell under zero and turned destructive.
Round 1 p.m., Sensex was buying and selling at 30,436.32, decrease by 1,211.68 factors or 3.83 per cent from the earlier shut of 31,648.
It had opened at 30,836.19 and has touched an intra-day excessive of 30,900.12 and a low of 30,407.01 factors.
The NSE Nifty50 was buying and selling at 8,923.35, decrease by 338.50 factors or 3.65 per cent from the earlier shut.
Heavy promoting was witnessed in oil and gasoline, finance, banking and power shares.