Cuttack/IBNS: India set 149 as target for South Africa to chase down to win the second T20I match here Sunday.
Losing the toss and being put to bat, India scored 148/6 in 20 overs.
On a day where the Indian batsmen struggled to score big, Shreyas Iyer became Team India's highest run scorer with his 40.
Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten at 30 off 21 balls.
Anrich Nortje picked two wickets conceding 36 runs in four overs for South Africa.
The Proteas are already up in the series 1-0.