At 10 a.m. the S&P BSE Sensex of the BSE traded at 59,235 factors, down 0.67 per cent.
It opened at 59,710 factors from the earlier shut of 59,636 factors.
Till now it touched a excessive of 59,778 factors and a low of 59,125 factors.
On the opposite hand, the broader 50-scrip Nifty on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) opened at 17,796 factors after closing at 17,764 on Thursday. On Friday, markets had been closed on account of Guru Parab.
It traded at 17,649 factors, down 0.65 per cent through the early-morning commerce session.
Reliance Industries and State Bank of India shares had been in red in the early commerce on Monday.