The National Stock Exchange's Nifty closed at 3074.35, down 5.96 per cent. The broader index touched an intra-day low of 3046.60 and an intra-day high of 3,335.96. BSE Midcap Index closed 3.24 per cent lower at 3,538.53 and BSE Smallcap Index ended 2.88 per cent down at 4,162.86. Biggest losers in the Sensex pack were Reliance Infrastructure (13.28 percent), Sterlite Industries (12.59 percent), DLF (12.22 percent), Jaiprakash Associates (11.44 percent) and NTPC (10.71 percent).
There were no losers in the 30-share index.