Mumbai, September 22: Key Indian equity indices- BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty opened in red on Friday mainly due to weakness in Asia after North Korea threatened it could consider testing a nuclear weapon in the Pacific. The drastic fall in key indices can also be attributed to passive foreign investors. BSE Sensex slumped 201 points or 0.62% at 32,168.92 while the wider NSE Nifty was down by over 46 points or 0.46% at 10,075.55. The main gainers in BSE Sensex during the early morning trade on Friday were Dr Reddy, Sun Pharma, Lupin and Cipla. Similarly, the losers were Hindustan Unilever, Reliance, Tata Steel and ICICI Bank. The Indian rupee opened flat at 64.80 per dollar on Friday against its previous close at 64.81 per dollar.
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Mumbai, September 4: After ending the week with a positive spin, key Indian equity indices- BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty opened in red on Monday amid mixed global cues. The flat opening of the key domestic equities can also be attributed to North Korea’s nuclear test over the weekend. Sensex was down by over 59 points or 0.18% at 31,834.64 while the wider Nifty was down by 6 points or 0.06% at 9,968.45. The major gainers of Sensex on Monday during the early morning trade were Coal India, Cipla, Tata Motors, and Reliance. Similarly, the stocks that went down on Monday were SunPharma, Kotak Bank, Dr Reddy and Adani Ports.