MUMBAI, May 21 (Reuters) - Indian shares fell for a second
consecutive session on Tuesday to their lowest close in a week
as recent outperforming blue chips such as ITC fell ahead of
Federal Reserve events that could provide cues on the future of
the U.S. stimulus programme.
The U.S. central bank is set to release minutes from its
last minute on Wednesday, while Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is
also due to testify in Congress on the same day.
ITC Ltd provisionally fell 0.8 percent, while Tata
Motors Ltd lost 3 percent.
The BSE index provisionally fell 0.63 percent,
while the 50-share NSE index ended down 0.75 percent.
(Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi; Editing by Rafael Nam)