Investors stated that the weakening of the rupee additionally affected the home inventory markets.
All the way through this, the 30-share index was once buying and selling at 54,723.08, down 597.2 issues or 1.08 %. In a similar way, the Nifty fell via 176.30 issues or 1.07 in keeping with cent to 16,301.80.
The most important decline of three.38 % within the Sensex was once in Wipro. With the exception of this, each stocks of Tech Mahindra, Tata Metal, Infosys, Kotak Financial institution, Bajaj Finance, HDFC and TCS had been additionally within the crimson mark.
Alternatively, POWERGRID, NTPC and Titan had been main.
Within the earlier consultation, the Sensex closed at 55,320.28, up 427.79 issues or 0.78 in keeping with cent. In a similar way, the wider NSE Nifty ended 121.85 issues or 0.74 in keeping with cent upper at 16,478.10.
The rupee fell via 8 paise to a file low of 77.82 towards america greenback in early business on Friday.
In different Asian markets, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Seoul had been down, whilst Shanghai was once buying and selling with earnings.
In the meantime, world oil benchmark Brent crude fell 0.65 in keeping with cent to $122.27 a barrel.
International institutional buyers (FIIs) bought stocks value a web Rs 1,512.64 crore on Thursday, in line with provisional inventory marketplace information.