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Sensex fell over 1,700 points today

23/02/2022 07:20 PM | Click to read full article

The 30-scrip index plummeted 1,727 points or 2.93 per cent at 2:41 pm, while the Nifty50 was down 560 points or 3.18 per cent. It may be noted that both Sensex and Nifty have logged the steepest intraday decline in over nine months.

Experts believe that the negative momentum will dominate proceedings for the next few weeks. Technology stocks were the worst hit today, with the Nifty IT index down over 2.22 per cent.