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Sensex dives 224 pts, Nifty cracks below 9,500

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Taking a breather after a record- setting spree, benchmark plunged 224 points today to retreat from lifetime highs as investors booked profits amid global volatility.

The 30-share index stayed in the negative zone throughout the session and hit a low of 30,393.72, before settling at 30,434.79, down 223.98 points or 0.73 per cent.

Likewise, the 50-scrip barometer slipped from its all-time high to finish at 9,429.45, down 96.30 points, or 1.01 per cent.

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First Published: Thu, May 18 2017. 16:22 IST