Karachi (Staff Report): The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Thursday ended session on a negative note as the benchmark KSE-100 index lost 1,810.76 points, or 3.58 per cent to reach 48,780.81 points.

About 197.1 million shares changed hands by the end of the session, with a total worth of nearly Rs23.6 billion.

Stocks of 388 companies were traded, of which 38 gained in value, 343 declined and 7 remained unchanged.