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Sensex, Nifty fall for seventh session in eight


(Reuters) - Indian shares erased early gains and closed slightly lower on Friday, dragged down by companies such as Ltd as investors kept to the sidelines due to a lack of clarity on the U.S. on and aluminium imports.

The benchmark dropped 0.13 percent to 33,307.14 and the broader NSE slipped 0.15 percent to 10,226.85, marking their seventh session of falls in eight.

Both indexes shed 2.2 percent this week, in their second straight weekly fall.

were among the biggest laggards with of India Ltd closing 2.9 percent lower after reported that the has $45 million direct exposure to firms owned by Nirav Modi, and Gitanjali group of companies.

(Reporting by in Bengaluru; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)

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First Published: Fri, March 09 2018. 16:09 IST