Equity benchmarks fell in first trade on Tuesday amid an overall weak trend in global markets as investors took a cautious approach ahead of the Union budget presentation and Federal Reserve interest rate decision.
The continuous outflow of foreign funds also spoiled the markets.
The 30-part BSE benchmark Sensex fell 203.74 points to 59,296.67. The broader NSE Nifty fell 52.8 points to 17,596.15.
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