Share Market LIVE: Sensex tanks 300 pts, Nifty below 14,300; IT stocks, HDFC top drags

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© Provided by The Financial Express India VIX was down on Tuesday. (Image: REUTERS)

Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic benchmark indices erased intraday gains to close in the red on Tuesday. S&P BSE Sensex fell 243 points to close at 47,705 while the Nifty 50 index was just shy of 14,300. Ultratech Cement, HDFC, HDFC Bank, and IT stocks were among the top drags on Sensex. Dr Reddy’s and Bajaj Finserv were the top gainers on Sensex. Midcap and smallcap indices outperformed benchmarks. Among sectoral indices, Bank Nifty closed 0.31% lower while Nifty IT fell over 1%. Nifty Auto, Nifty Pharma, and Nifty Media were among the top-performing sectoral gauges.