Indian shares end lower as rupee slumps to record low

Last Updated: Wed, Jun 26, 2013 10:10 hrs

MUMBAI, June 26 (Reuters) - Indian shares fell on Wednesday as blue chips such as Tata Motors fell after the rupee slumped to a record low, escalating worries that foreign investors may exacerbate outflows, and dimming chances of an early rate cut by the central bank.

Tata Motors Ltd provisionally fell 3.4 percent, while HDFC Bank Ltd ended 2.2 percent lower.

The BSE index provisionally fell 0.6 percent, while the 50-share NSE index ended down 0.5 percent. (Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)

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