The 30-share benchmark index ended the trade at 25623.35, lower by 537.55 points, while the NSE Nifty was at 7791.30, down by 171.90 points.
On the global front, Asian indices ended lower after China"s Factory Activity contracted and the Yuan weakened. European shares were also trading down after the plunge in Chinese shares.
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IRB Infrastructure rose after the company won the biggest National Highway Project in India in terms of project cost estimated at Rs 10,050 crore.
The stock ended the day at Rs 258, higher by 5.37 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high Rs 269 during the trade.
Tata Motors fell after the company posted a 4 per cent decline in sales at and weak China market weighed in the stock.
The stock ended the day at Rs 337, lower by 6.06 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday low of Rs 275 during the trade.
Infrastructure major Punj Lloyd today said it has won four highway projects worth Rs 1,555 crore in Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Punjab from the central government, reports PTI.
The stock ended the day at Rs 30.30, higher by 5.39 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high Rs 31.35 during the trade.
Shares of Eicher Motors rose after the company announced 41 per cent rise in total two-wheeler sales at 40,453 units in December 2015 which includes exports of 416 units.
The stock ended the day at Rs 17475, higher by 0.63 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high Rs 17947 during the trade.