Business Standard | 14/02/2022 07:35 PM | Click to read full article
The benchmark indices suffered substantial losses in early trade on selling pressure in index pivotals. Global equities skid as tensions rise over Russia's military buildup near Ukraine. Oil prices on Monday hit their highest in more than seven years on fears that a possible invasion of Ukraine by Russia.
At 9:30 IST, the barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, slumped 1,218.56 points or 2.10% at 56,934.36. The Nifty 50 index dropped 363.45 points or 2.09% at 17,011.30.