The 30-share BSE Sensex ended 181.40 points, or 0.44 per cent, lower at 41,461.26.
The auto sector went through one of the longest sales slumps leading to nearly 3.5 lakh job losses.
The white paper will focus on lessening the burden of taxes, cess and other duties on the local steel industry.
The 30-share BSE index was trading 39.84 points or 0.10 per cent higher at 41,682.50.
The 30-share BSE Sensex settled 38.88 points, or 0.09 per cent, down at 41,642.66.
Silver jumped Rs 495 to Rs 46,499 per kg compared to the previous close of Rs 46,004 per kg.
In reply to an RTI query, the ministry also refused to disclose the details of black money received from other foreign countries.
The petition filed by RoC was mentioned on Monday before NCLAT, which has directed to list the matter on January 2, 2020 for hearing.
The shares of Tata Power were trading at Rs 55.50, up 0.18 per cent on the BSE in morning trade.
The proceeds will be used to pay lenders and reduce the debt of the company, Reliance Infrastructure said in a filing to BSE.