Sensex, Nifty post seventh straight weekly decline

VCCircle | Apr 3, 2020 at 4:31 PM
  • Indian shares ended lower on Friday as coronavirus cases crossed 2,000 in Asia’s third-largest economy, while oil prices advanced on hopes of a global supply cut.
  • The NSE and the BSE indexes declined 6.7% and 7.5% in the week, their seventh straight weekly decline.
  • In the equities market, banks and financial stocks led declines, with the Nifty banking index falling 5.3% and the Nifty financials index losing 4.3%.