Shares of Bharat Heavy Electricals NSE -4.11 % (down 2.82 per cent), Power Grid Corporation of India NSE -1.87 % (down 1.57 per cent), Interglobe Aviation (down 1.37 per cent), GMR Infrastructure NSE -2.33 % (down 0.93 per cent) and CESC (down 0.8 per cent) were the top losers in the index.
While Siemens NSE 2.86 % (up 4.14 per cent), Suzlon Energy NSE 3.85 % (up 3.85 per cent), CG Power & Industrial Solutions (up 3.41 per cent), NCC (up 3.01 per cent) and NBCC (India) (up 2.88 per cent) were among the top gainers.
The Nifty Infrastructure index was trading 0.3 per cent down at 3207 around 01:42PM.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 30.65 points at 11269.8, while the BSE Sensex was down 115.81 points at 38194.68.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 18 were trading in the green, while 32 were in the red.
Shares of YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, Ashok Leyland, Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd. and Tata Motors were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
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