Lexus Granito(up 4.27%), Coal India(up 2.64%), Pokarna(up 1.88%), NMDC Ltd(up 1.56%), Aro Granite Industries(up 1.25%),
Dvpt Corporation(up 0.94%), MOIL(up 0.42%) and Madhav Marbles and Granites(up 0.18%) stood among the top gainers.
Oriental Trimex(down 4.43%), Ashapura Minechem(down 1.89%), 20 Microns(down 0.48%), KIOCL(down 0.07%) and Orissa Minerals Development Company(down 0.02%) were among the top losers of the day.
The NSE Nifty50 index ended 31.2 points down at 17624.4, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed down 168.08 points at 59028.91.
Shree Cement(up 7.05%), UltraTech Cement(up 4.24%), Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone(up 2.89%), Coal India(up 2.64%), Britannia Industries(up 1.64%), Grasim Industries(up 1.57%), SBI Life(up 1.54%), Cipla(up 1.02%), TATA CONSUMER PRODUCTS(up 0.84%) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation(up 0.8%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Tata Motors(down 2.6%), Bajaj Auto(down 2.13%), IndusInd Bank(down 1.7%), Mahindra & Mahindra(down 1.28%), Maruti Suzuki(down 1.17%), Bharti Airtel(down 1.07%), State Bank of India(down 0.92%), Tata Steel(down 0.92%),
Enterprises(down 0.88%) and HDFC(down 0.85%) closed in the red.