Sensex Falls Over 100 Points

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Markets failed to hold yesterday’s momentum and started on a negative note on Tuesday.

The BSE Sensex fell 101.81 points or 0.28 percent to 35,673.07. The NSE Nifty dropped 35.55 points or 0.33 percent to 10,727.85.

Meanwhile, continuing its rising spree for the sixth straight day, the rupee appreciated by another 29 paise to trade at nearly three-month high of 71.38 against the dollar in opening trade Tuesday on persistent foreign fund inflows.