Indian shares pulled back from record highs to close 1% lower on Tuesday, as investors booked profits following a three-session rally.
The benchmark BSE Sensex closed down 0.97% at 38,969.8, while the broader NSE Nifty ended 1.01% lower at 11,709.1.
Both the indexes had gained over 6% in the three sessions to Monday.
Financial and auto stocks were the top losers on both the indexes.
Tata Motors Ltd closed down 7%, while State Bank of India settled 2% lower.
Jet Airways Ltd ended 15% higher after Hinduja Group said it was evaluating a possible bid for the cash-strapped airline.
(Reporting By Arnab Paul in Bengaluru; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)