Indian benchmark indices ended marginally higher in the highly volatile market.
Top gainers on the Nifty were IndusInd Bank, HDFC Life, Eicher Motors, Apollo Hospitals and Power Grid Corp, while losers included Infosys, HCL Technologies, Tech Mahindra, NTPC and TCS.
On the sectoral front, Information Technology index shed 2 percent, while capital goods, pharma and oil & gas indices down 0.5 percent each. On the other hand, PSU Bank and Realty indices rose 1 percent each.
The BSE smallcap index was up 0.4 percent and midcap index added 0.2 percent.