NEPSE falls by double digit

KATHMANDU: The Nepal Stock Exchange index continued to tumble with the market, which today dipped 10.28 points to close at 1,338. The market saw a dip of 100 points in the past month.

The sensitive index that is used to measure the share transactions of 'A' class companies fell by 2.41 points to touch 282.18 points.

A total of 1,007,764 units of shares of 163 companies were traded. The total turnover was Rs 425,194,299. However, share value of three sub groups increased.

Production, others, and hotel groups were listed as gainers, while banking sector, development banks, hydropower companies, finances, insurance companies and micro finances saw a decrease.