Benchmark NSE Nifty index fell 65.95 points to 17279.5 amid selling in frontline bluechip stocks.
However, stocks such as
, , , and Ltd., touched their fresh 52-week low.
Overall, 11 shares traded in the green in Nifty50 index, while 39 traded in the red.
In the Nifty 50 index, Cipla,
, , Infosys and TCS were among top gainers, while , , , ONGC and traded in the red.
The BSE Sensex was trading 168.99 points down at 57967.37 at 10:24AM(IST).
Traders were seen piling up positions in Telecommunications, IT Enabled Services, IT Software, Electric/Electronics and Paper sectors, while selling was visible in Metals – Ferrous, Gas & Petroleum, Auto Ancillaries, Engineering and Rubber sectors.