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Sensex, Nifty fall more than 1 percent | Reuters

Indian shares closed more than 1 percent lower on Wednesday, as signs that the U.S. presidential race was tightening rattled global investor sentiment, sending Asian shares to seven-week lows and weakening the dollar.The Sensex ended 1.25 percent lower at 27,527.22.

The broader Nifty was down 1.3 percent at 8,514, its lowest close in over three months.

(Reporting by Tanvi Mehta in Bengaluru; Editing by Vyas Mohan)

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Published Date: Nov 02, 2016 21:52 PM | Updated Date: Nov 02, 2016 21:52 PM

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