Supreme Court has ruled in favour of RIL by 2:1. Taking cue from this news, the stock has surged 5% to Rs 1,057. On the other hand RNRL has crashed.
Markets have recovered from its lows. The Sensex is now down 155 points at 16,834. Earlier in teh day teh index had touched a low of 16,719.
The Nifty is down at 5,031 - down 59 points.
RNRL has crashed 16% to Rs 57. Other Reliance ADAG group stocks have declined.
Among the Sensex-30 stocks, Reliance Infrastructure has slipped 6% to Rs 988. Reliance Communications has dropped 3.7% to Rs 151.
Jaiprakash Associates, Sterlite, Tata Power and Tata Motors, down 2-4% each.
Banking stocks have dropped. HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank have shed 2.7% each at Rs 1,848 and Rs 877, respectively. SBI has dropped 2.5% to Rs 2250.
DLF, Hindalco, Lasen & toubro, Wipro and BHEL have declined around 2% each.
The other major losers in the index are ITC, TCS, Bharti Airtel and Grasim.
Auto stocks - Maruti Suzukim Hero Honda and Mahindra & Mahindra have dropped 1% each.
While, HUL and ONGC are the only gainers on the Sensex, up 2% and 0.5%, respectively.
The market breadth is extremely negative, out of 2,646 shares traded, 2,062 have declined and 522 have advanced so far on the BSE.