Shares of Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Healthcare (up 1.80 per cent), Britannia Industries (up 1.55 per cent), Marico (up 0.71 per cent), GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (up 0.47 per cent) have been among the many high performers.
Jubilant Foodworks (down 1.62 per cent), Hindustan Unilever (down 1.44 per cent), Dabur India (down 1.41 per cent) and Godrej Consumer Products (down 1.15 per cent) have been among the many worst performers.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 58.15 factors at 10,494.85 whereas BSE Sensex was 150.21 factors at 34861.44 at the moment.
Among the 50 shares within the Nifty index, 14 have been buying and selling within the inexperienced, whereas 36 have been within the crimson.
Shares of Axis Bank, SBI, YES Bank, Bank of Baroda, NTPC, SAIL, Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland, Idea cellular, ONGC, BHEL, L&T Fin Holding, Vedanta, Indian Oil Corp and Indiabulls Housing Finance have been among the many most traded shares on the National Stock Exchange.