DSEX DOWN 18.58 POINTS

Market closed negative with increase in turnover. Broad index, DSEX, went down by 18.58 points. Jute, Fuel & Power and Pharmaceutical sectors closed positive while General Insurance, Life Insurance and Travel & Leisure sectors faced correction.

Turnover increased by 8.59% to BDT 4.19bn. Food & Allied sector dominated the turnover chart covering 17.03% of total turnover.