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Nifty holds 17,000 mark; metal stocks tumble

Business Standard | 17/12/2021 03:24 PM | Click to read full article

The domestic equity benchmarks were trading with steep losses in afternoon trade. The Nifty managed to hold above the 17,050 mark. Metal stocks witnessed selling pressure for the third day in a row.

At 13:24 IST, the barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, was down 620.73 points or 1.07% to 57,280.41. The Nifty 50 index lost 186.85 points or 1.08% to 17,061.55.