The 30-share benchmark index ended the trade at 26117.85 lower by 51.56 points, while the NSE Nifty was at 7931.35, down by 23.55 points.
On the global front, markets across Asia ended the day mixed with the Shanghai Composite gaining ground.
The Reserve Bank of India on Monday allowed foreign institutional investors (FIIs) to invest up to 26 per cent of the paid up capital of TV Today Networks under the portfolio investment scheme.
The stock ended the trade at Rs 272.20, higher by 7.19 per cent on BSE. The stock touched an intra-day high of Rs 281 during the trade.
Delta Corp has said that it has been granted a license to operate a casino at its hotel Deltin Suites, Goa.
The stock ended the trade at Rs 86.60, lower by 2.20 per cent on BSE. The stock touched an intra-day high of Rs 93.90 and low of Rs 86.40 during the trade.
Shares of IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd today soared 20 per cent after the company bagged Rs 675 crore project from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH).
The stock ended the trade at Rs 72.05, higher by 19.98 per cent on BSE. The stock touched an intra-day high of Rs 72.05 during the trade.
Cox & Kings reported that the company has sold Explore Worldwide to Hotelplan UK Group for 25.8 million pound.
The stock ended the trade at Rs 246.95, lower by 1.40 per cent on BSE. The stock touched an intra-day low of Rs 241.10 during the trade.