NEPSE falls by double digit

Kathmandu, May 14 . The Nepal Stock Exchange index continued to tumble with the market that 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 which is used to measure the share transactions of the ‘A’ class companies fell by 2.41 points to touch 282.18 points.

A total of 1007,764 units of share of 163 companies were traded. The total turnover was Rs 425,194,299. However, share value of three sub groups increased.

The production, others, and hotel groups were listed as gainers, while banking sector, development banks, hydro power companies, finances, insurance companies and micro finances saw a decrease.