BOMBAY -- The Bombay stocks plunged for the fourth day in a row Thursday, dropping 4.7% amid fierce selling across the globe.
The Sensex index dropped 461 points to 9,296. The index has lost 7.7% of its value this week and is down 25% in a month.
Major losers were
, which declined 8.4%,
, down 7.7%,
, down 7.6%, and
, down 6%
Only three out of 30 index components rose, none of them more than fractionally.
shed 6.3% as it bought Terapia SA, following approvals from Romanian Competition Council.
lost 6.6% even as it plans to invest 600 billion rupees in various projects to generate total capacity of 16,000 megawatts.
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