Sensex of Bombay Stock Exchange closed at 10,536.69, down 791.67 points or 6.99 per cent. The index touched an intra-day low of 10239.76.
National Stock Exchange’s Nifty ended at 3280.85, down 232.80 points or 6.63 per cent. The 50-share index touched a low of 3198.95.
BSE Midcap Index fell 8.71 per cent and BSE Smallcap Index declined 7.10 per cent.
Amongst sectoral indices, BSE Realty Index plunged 12.13 per cent and BSE Metals Index declined 10.33 per cent.