Karachi: KSE 100 share index today plunged by 1300 points following Asian stock market trend, at the opening of the week today.

KSE-100 index was recorded at 33187 points on Monday with over 1,300 points down.

The KSE has witnessed a three month low leading market capitalization to suffer a loss of almost Rs300 billion. Out of 100 companies, 81 have hit 5 per cent lower lock.

Biggest markets of Asia including Hong Kong, China and Japan also plummeted on Monday.

The fall in the Asian markets will take heavy toll on world stocks.