The benchmark indices Sensex & Nifty opened moderately lower on Tuesday as most of the Asian shares slipped in the early morning led by the falls in I.T stocks.
At 10.48 am, the BSE Sensex shed 114.33 points to begin at 32,755.39 whereas NSE Nifty 50 started the day at 10,090.10, down by 37.65
Shares of Wipro Ltd, Adani Ports, Power Grid and NTPC were the top losers today followed Infosys and HDFC Bank which contributed the most to the Sensex fall, while the shares of Bharti Airtel, ICICI Bank, supported to reduce the losses.
Shares Reliance Communications (RCom) slipped 6.93 percent to hit the day’s low of Rs 10.74 while Reliance Naval dipped 4.22 percent to day’s low of Rs 34.
The Reserve Bank of India’s two-day monetary policy review starts today and the decision will be released by tomorrow. The RBI’s monetary policy committee is expected to keep the policy repo-rate unchanged in the upcoming monetary policy review owing to various factors.