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'Shock Market': Twitterati Sneak In Jokes After Sensex Experiences Bloodbath

BSE Sensex was down 2.17% or 754.58 at 34,0002.60, while the 50-script Nifty recorded 10,312.50 points, down 3.32% or 354.00 points.

Anurag Verma | CNN-News18@kitAnurag

Updated:February 6, 2018, 11:20 AM IST
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'Shock Market': Twitterati Sneak In Jokes After Sensex Experiences Bloodbath
An Indian stock trader monitors share prices on his terminal during intra-day trade at a brokerage house in Mumbai. (AFP)
Both BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty plunged on Tuesday in pre-opening sessions after the Wall Street’s record-breaking Monday loss.

BSE Sensex was down 2.17% or 754.58 at 34,0002.60, while the 50-script Nifty recorded 10,312.50 points, down 3.32% or 354.00 points.

Shares have tumbled across Asia after a wild day for US markets that resulted in the biggest drop in the Dow Jones industrial average since 2011.










Desi Twitter too boarded the joke train and displayed the tragedy mein comedy to perfection.






















Indian Twitter, 2018:




Two days of steep losses erased the US market's gains from the start of this year, ending a spate of record-setting calm for stocks.

Japan's Nikkei 225 index dropped as much as 5.6 percent in early trading Tuesday. By midday, it was down 5.3 percent at 21,487.87.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index lost 4.4 percent to 30,819.25 and Australia's benchmark S&P ASX 200 had skidded 2.9 percent to 5,852.20. South Korea's Kospi declined 2.9 percent to 2,418.79 and the Shanghai Composite index was off 2.2 percent at 3,412.37.

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