Chinese stocks also ended in the red while Hong Kong market is closed on Monday for a holiday. Shanghai’s Composite index closed 0.8% lower, and Set Composite traded 0.3% lower.
Japan’s benchmark Nikkei index ended its trading session down 22 points, but unchanged percentage-wise. South Korea’s KOSPI index dropped 0.7%.
Taiwan’s TSEC index was up 10 points, but was unchanged percentage-wise.
The domestic markets are also bearish with BSE Sensex is trading at 40,085.15 down 600.35 points or 1.48% and Nifty50 at 11,743.30 down 187.05 points. or 1.57%