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Heavyweights drag Sensex 770 pts lower
Business Today | 01/09/2022 04:35 PM | Click to read full article
Indian shares fell on Thursday, weighed by losses in information technology companies on concerns over growth, while a government move to raise taxes on fuel exports and domestic crude dragged energy stocks. The Nifty IT index dropped 1.5%.
India's economy grew at its fastest pace of 13.5% year-on-year in April-June, though economists flagged that growth could lose momentum in coming quarters.