Except for IT and FMCG, all sectoral indices were in the negative zone at the National Stock Exchange.
Eicher Motors dropped over 4 per cent at Rs 19,503 while Indiabulls Housing Finance, Larsen & Toubro and Zee Entertainment were down over 2 per cent. Dr Reddy traded 1.6 per cent lower at Rs 2,829.15.
Meanwhile, Asian shares fell as investors debated whether the United States and China will be able to salvage a trade deal after Washington sharply hiked tariffs on 200 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods.
Beijing vowed to retaliate with countermeasures to protect its national interests. The world's two largest economies appeared at a deadlock over trade negotiations on Sunday.
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