Karachi (Staff Report): The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continued to dip on Tuesday as the benchmark KSE-100 index shed 296 points to close below the 41,100 points.

Volumes picked up from Monday's abysmal figures as over 140 million shares valued at Rs5.8 billion were traded during the day. Of the 359 traded scrips 137 advanced, 195 declined and 27 remained unchanged.

The textile and technology sector dominated trading with 20.3m and 19.6m shares traded respectively.