Shares of Reliance Communications fell nearly 3 percent intraday as investors turned cautious of reports of operational trouble in the firm. The company has also not been making payments to vendors and other telecomm companies on time. Vendors claim that Reliance Communications has not been paying interconnect usage charges to some of them for more than two months.
Benchmark indices NSE Nifty trading at 9241 levels, down by 20 points or 0.19%. BSE Sensex opened at 29,861 levels, down by 65 points or 0.20%. While BSE Small Cap gained 59 points at 14809 whereas BSE Mid-Cap hiked 41 points at 14318.