(Corrects Larsen & Toubro name in first paragraph, spelling of
MUMBAI, April 3 Indian shares snapped a four-day
winning streak on Wednesday to post their biggest falls in two
weeks as auto shares such as Tata Motors were hit by weak March
sales, while recent outperformers such as Larsen & Toubro
Continued political uncertainty and worries about early
elections also weighed on market sentiment, dealers said.
Tata Motors Ltd shares fell 3.6 percent, while
Larsen & Toubro Ltd shares fell 2.7 percent after
adding 4.3 percent in the previous four sessions.
The BSE index provisionally fell 1.4 percent,
posting its biggest daily percentage fall since March 19 and
erasing a good chunk of its 1.9 percent gain over the past four
previous trading sessions
The 50-share NSE index ended down 1.31 percent.
(Reporting by Manoj Dharra; Editing by Rafael Nam)