MUMBAI Dec 17 Indian shares fell on Monday, led
by declines in technology stocks such as Tata Consultancy
Services on caution ahead of a scheduled meeting between the
management and analysts later in the day amid concerns the
software services provider will deliver a downcast view on the
Tata Consultancy Services provisionally fell 3
percent, while Infosys ended 0.9 percent lower.
The BSE index provisionally fell 0.38 percent,
while the 50-share NSE index ended down 0.39 percent.
However, rate-sensitve stocks such as State Bank of India
NS> rose 0.9 percent, ahead of the RBI's meet on Tuesday,
on hopes of a cut in cash reserve ratio.
(Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi; Editing by Sunil Nair)