Tracking weak global trend, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex lost 210 points in early trade on Wednesday on selling by funds in heavy-weight stocks like Reliance Industries and Infosys.
The 30-share index, Sensex, which had recorded a fall of over 352 points yesterday, shed 210.25 points to 19,070.52 in the first five minutes of trade.
The wide-based National Stock Exchange's index, Nifty fell by 72 points at 5,708.90 points.
Marketmen said trading sentiment remained subdued on weak global stock markets.
The Hong Kong share market opened lower today, down 1.78 per cent, on worries over continuing volatility in the US market and rising crude oil prices, they added.