Trading on the stock exchange was stopped for 45 minutes after a severe downturn. Photo: File
Karachi: The index has fallen to the level of 34,000 due to severe downturn in the stock exchange.
On the first day of trading week on the Pakistan Stock Exchange, the 100 index saw a fall of more than 1500 points and fell from 36 thousand to 34400 level. Trading on the stock exchange was halted for 45 minutes after a decline of 16 hundred points.
On Monday, Thursday and Friday of last week, trading under Market Holt was closed for 45 minutes. On the other hand, the dollar in the Interbank fell by one paise to 48 paise, after which the dollar was reduced to 15 paise at 50 paise.