Mumbai, March 10:
Key Indian equity market indices opened marginally higher on Thursday after six successive trading days of gains, but fell soon after on weak global cues and profit-taking.
The Sensitive index (Sensex) of the BSE opened at 24,815.70 points, against the previous close at 24,793.96.
It was subsequently quoting at 24,616.10 points, down 177.86 points or 0.72 percent.
At the National Stock Exchange, the Nifty was quoting at 7,48475 points with a loss of 47.05 points or 0.62 percent over the previous close. (IANS)