Mumbai: The key Indian equity indices opened on a negative note on Tuesday tracking weakness in the global markets.
Heavy selling pressure was witnessed in banking and IT stocks.
At 9.27 a.m, the S&P BSE Sensex traded at 36,112.60 points, lower by 157.47 points or 0.43 per cent from the previous close of 36,270.07 points.
It had opened at the intra-day high of 36,226.38 and has so far touched a low of 36,047.49 points.
The Nifty50 on the National Stock Exchange traded at 10,841.90 points, lower by 46.45 points or 0.43 per cent from the previous close of 10,888.35 points. (IANS)