Opening bell: Equity indices open in the red, Sensex down by 165 points

Equity benchmark indices opened in the red on November 12 with Sensex down by 165.87 points and Nifty declined by 34.20 points. At 9:18 am, the BSE S and P Sensex was down by 165.87 points or 0.38 per cent at 43,291.89 while the Nifty 50 declined by 34.20 points or 0.27 per cent at 12,714.95.