The Indian equity market closed with marginal losses on Tuesday ignoring impressive Industrial Production data which grew by 6.4% for the month of August. The BSE Sensex opened at 26,874, touched an intra-day high of 26,919 and low of 26,719. It finally ended with a loss of 58 points at 26,847.
The NSE Nifty opened at 8,122 hitting a high of 8,150 and low of 8,089, before signing off with a loss of 12 points or 0.15% at 8,131. The India VIX (Volatility) index was down 5.8% to 18.01.