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Amid concerns falling currency and as the FPIs have already turned net sellers of stocks in 2018, the Finance Ministry last week asked SEBI to review its impact.
The inflows, according to experts, can be attributed to the improvement in some of the underlying factors such as weakness in crude oil prices and better earnings from India Inc.
A weak trend at other Asian bourses after a sharp fall on Wall Street, driven by technology stocks, also weighed on market sentiment here.
According to depositories data, FPIs infused a net amount of Rs 5,769 crore in equities and Rs 2,940 crore in the debt markets during January 1-19 -- translating into a net inflow of Rs 8,709 crore.