Stock market update: Power stocks down as market falls

Monday's session saw a lower closing price for power shares

RTNPOWER (up 4.35%), Karma Energy (up 4.10%), Jaiprakash Power Ventures (up 3.68%), Inox Wind Energy (up 2.67%),

The biggest gainers included NHPC (up 0.53%), Torrent Power (up 0.10%), GE Power India NSE 0.70% Limited (up 0.70%), and Reliance Power (up 1.14%)

The 30-share BSE Sensex closed down 200.18 points at 57991.11, while the NSE Nifty50 index was down 73.65 points at 17241.0.

The top gainers in the Nifty pack included Chet Mahindra (up 0.54%) and Bajaj Auto (up 0.37%).

Enterprises (down 1.22%; Apollo Hospitals NSE -1.22%) and HDFC (down 1.22%) ended the day in the negative.

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