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Maruti Suzuki shares fall on MSCI removal from index

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Shares in Maruti Suzuki India Ltd(NSI:MARUTI.NS - News) fell as much as 2.3 percent on Thursday after MSCI said it will remove the auto maker from its MSCI India index as of the close of trade on February 28.

Maruti Suzuki shares were down 1.9 percent as of 9:25 a.m.

(Reporting by Rafael Nam; Editing by Anupama Dwivedi)