The BSE Sensex traded 153.66 points, or 0.42%, down at 36,116.41, and the Nifty 50 fell 47.45 points, or 0.44%, to 10,840.90. Intraday, the Sensex declined 222.58 points to 36,047.49, and the Nifty 50 dropped 62.15 points to 10,826.20.
On Monday BSE Sensex and NSE’s Nifty 50 rose amid mixed cues from global markets and hopes of easing regulatory norms after new RBI chief appointment. Asian stocks began the week on a cautious note after soft economic data from China and Europe added to evidence of cooling global growth.
BSE Sensex and NSE’s Nifty 50 advanced on Monday, extending their winning streak to a sixth straight session, following positive cues from global markets after US and China agreed to halt their tariff war.
The shares of Yes Bank rose as much as 7.6 percent, the most in over two weeks to Rs 205.50.