December 6, 2017 / 6:08 AM / 6 days ago

Sensex ends lower; financials weigh

(Reuters) - Indian shares fell for the second straight session on Wednesday with financials dragging both indexes after the central bank held rates steady and reiterated a “neutral” monetary policy stance.

A broker reacts while trading at his computer terminal at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai, India, February 26, 2016. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/Files

The broader NSE Nifty closed down 0.73 percent at 10,044.10, while the benchmark BSE Sensex ended 0.63 percent lower at 32,597.18.

Reporting by Jessica Kuruthukulangara in Bengaluru; Editing by Amrutha Gayathri

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