Mumbai: Benchmark indices kicked off Thursday’s session on a weak note. At 10:00 am, the 30-share BSE index was trading 45.60 points lower at 44,134.45. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty advanced 4.50 points to 12,933.75.
PowerGrid was the top laggard in the Sensex pack followed by Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, HDFC duo, Asian Paints and Bharti Airtel.
On the other hand, Bajaj Finserv, L&T, Tata Steel and Bajaj Finance were among the gainers.