Shares of Dish TV India (up 2.6 per cent) , Inox Leisure (up 0.9 per cent) , TV18 Broadcast (up 0.56 per cent) , TV Today Network (up 0.54 per cent) , Jagran Prakashan (up 0.07 per cent) and Sun TV Network (up 0.04 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Zee Entertainment (down 3.01 per cent) , Hathway Cable & Datacom (down 2.35 per cent) , Network 18 Fincap (down 1.25 per cent) , DB Corp (down 1.24 per cent) , Saregama India (down 0.63 per cent) , PVR (down 0.5 per cent) and Music Broadcast (down 0.37 per cent) were the top losers in the index.
The Nifty Media index was trading 0.77 per cent down at 1862.1 around 11:47 am.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 38.95 points at 12130.9 , while the BSE Sensex was down 121.87 points at 41,201.94.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 22 were trading in the green, while 28 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Zee Ent., Tata Motors, Indian Oil Corp, ONGC, SBI, Ashok Leyland, Bharti Airtel and BHEL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
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