Shares of TVS Motor Company(up 1.71 per cent), Escorts(up 1.35 per cent), Ashok Leyland(up 1.14 per cent), Bosch(up 0.71 per cent) and Hero MotoCorp(up 0.63 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.
On the other hand, Sona BLW Precision Forgings(down 1.37 per cent), Balkrishna Industries(down 1.36 per cent), TIINDIA(down 1.1 per cent), Mahindra & Mahindra(down 1.04 per cent) and Eicher Motors(down 0.5 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Auto index closed 0.27 per cent down at 10906.8.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended down 149.75 points at 17807.65, while the BSE Sensex stood down 566.09 points at 59610.41.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 20 ended in the green, while 30 closed in the red.
Shares of YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, Tata Power, Shree Ren Sug and SAIL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Lokesh Machines, TheBykeHospitality, Deep Industries, Shaily Engg Pla and Nalwa Sons Invst hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Uravi T and Wedge, Felix Industries, SP Refractories Ltd., Debock Sales & Mktg and Shaily Engg Pla hit their fresh 52-week lows.