Vote counting: Sensex down by nearly 4,000 points

Posted on   11:40 am

Indian stock markets crashed by nearly 4,000 points today, after a sharp rally in the previous session, as early vote-counting trends showed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party-led alliance leading in more than 272 seats, but the extent of the victory was not clear and its lead narrower than what exit polls had predicted.